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  CDC | Facts About VX
VX is an oily liquid that is amber in color and very slow to evaporate.
VX is primarily a liquid exposure hazard, but if it is heated to very high temperatures, it can turn into small amounts of vapor (gas).
VX is the least volatile of the nerve agents, which means that it is the slowest to evaporate from a liquid into a vapor.
www.bt.cdc.gov /agent/vx/basics/facts.asp   (1226 words)

VX is not listed by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), or National Toxicology Program (NTP) as a carcinogen.
Unstabilized VX of 95% purity decomposes at a rate of 5% a month at 71 °C.
Based on the concentration of EA2192 expected to be formed during hydrolysis and its toxicity (1.4 mg/kg dermal in rabbit at 24 hours in a 10/90 wt.% ethanol/water solution), a Class B poison would result.
www.ilpi.com /msds/vx.html   (2396 words)

 FOXNews.com - VX - U.S. & World
Although a cocktail of drugs can serve as an antidote, VX acts so quickly that victims would have to be injected with the antidote almost immediately to have a chance at survival.
Synthesizing VX to be used as a weapon is complicated and extremely dangerous.
As with other nerve agents, the most effective treatment for VX is the immediate injection of a mix of the drugs atropine and pralidoxime chloride, which counteract the effects of the nerve agent on the peripheral nervous system and help victims breathe; and diazepam, which counteracts the central nervous system effects of VX, including seizures.
www.foxnews.com /story/0,2933,76872,00.html   (888 words)

 VX Gas, What is VX Gas? About its Science, Chemistry and Structure
VX gas is one of the most dangerous chemicals created.
VX gas was developed in the Porton Down Chemical Weapons Research Centre, Wiltshire, England in 1952 and its devastating effects were tested.
VX has not been used to its fullest potential yet because it is too dangerous to use for local attacks with wind that could blow the VX back onto the base.
www.3dchem.com /molecules.asp?ID=99   (604 words)

 VX SERIES Universal Voice Exchange - Multi-function voice switch   (Site not responding. Last check: )
With NET's 20 years of experience in designing and building multi-service network exchange solutions, the VX SERIES Voice Exchange is the clear choice for large corporations looking to obtain the benefits of VoIP through a versatile, integrated voice exchange solution that provides interoperability with existing PBX and IP PBX systems.
The VX platform supports from 1 to 32 T1 or E1 ports, 16 FXS ports and 2 Ethernet ports, making it a compelling solution for enterprises, government entities and service providers looking to deploy IP-based voice networks.
VX SERIES combines the functionality of a media gateway, call control component, SS7/C7 signaling point, H.323/SIP inter-working device and media server in a single, compact chassis.
www.net.com /products/products_vx.shtml   (398 words)

 Health: VX as a Chemical Terrorist Agent Fact Sheet
VX was originally developed in the United Kingdom in 1952 by scientists who were searching for a replacement for the insecticide DDT.
The extent of poisoning caused by VX depends on the amount of VX a person was exposed to, how the person was exposed, and the length of time of the exposure.
VX vapor is heavier than air, so it would be more likely to settle in low-lying areas.
www.dsf.health.state.pa.us /health/cwp/view.asp?a=171&q=233733   (998 words)

 CD Baby: VX: The Metamorphosis
incantation, the first vx project, was released free for download as the metamorphosis began to take shape, and as their musical style became more defined.
VX new release "Metamorphosis" is certainly an amazing electronic-industrial cd that's refreshing with female vocals that's angry, very intense and emotional in a beautiful way.
VX is a reminder of Detroit's one woman industrial band Chiasm.
www.cdbaby.com /cd/vxmusic   (593 words)

 VX - Council on Foreign Relations
Although a cocktail of drugs can serve as an antidote, VX acts so quickly that victims would have to be injected with the antidote almost immediately to have a chance at survival.
VX is the only significant nerve agent created since World War II.
The only countries that have admitted to having VX or a closely related agent are the United States and Russia.
www.cfr.org /publication/9556   (851 words)

 VX series keyboard controller - CME Product
VX also builds in many MIDI songs and accompaniment in different styles, including loop variation and chord change, which are elaborate made by professional musicians and can be sprung by VX's unique 'PadStyle'.
VX is the first keyboard that has build in muiti-ethical scales in the world, and it will surprise you, no matter you want to play Arabian music of Asian music.
VX supplies up to 64 controllers in different types, including motor faders, encoder for data entry, knobs, trigger pads, ribbon controller, buttons, pitch bend, modulation wheel, SEQ transport buttons, pedals, breath controller and all these controllers are programmable.
www.cme-pro.com /products-list/product-vx.html   (614 words)

 ATSDR - ToxFAQs™: Nerve Agents (GA, GB, GD, VX)
VX is a clear, amber-colored odorless, oily liquid.
When released to air, GA, GB, GD, and VX will be broken down by compounds that are found in the air, but they may persist in air for a few days before being broken down.
Regardless of the route of exposure, the manifestation of nerve agent exposure includes runny nose, chest tightness, pinpoint pupils, shortness of breath, excessive salivation and sweating, nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps, involuntary defecation and urination, muscle twitching, confusion, seizures, paralysis, coma, respiratory paralysis, and death.
www.atsdr.cdc.gov /tfacts166.html   (1236 words)

 Trimble VX - Accurate Terrestrial Positioning for the Geospatial Industry and Surveying
The Trimble® VX™ Spatial Station for Spatial Imaging integrates state-of-the-art optical, 3D scanning, and digital imaging technology to capture the shape, detail and precise coordinates of any job.
For geospatial industry users, the Trimble VX captures survey-precise ground-level data that fuses with airborne data to produce a complete 3D deliverable.
For surveyors the Trimble® VX is an easy entry into Spatial Imaging.
www.trimble.com /trimblevx.shtml   (166 words)

 VX gas as chemical agent
VX is very persistent as compared to other agents of chemical kind.ie.
A casualty dosage of approximately 5mg-min/m3 causes symptoms like coughs,increased salival and nasal secretion to occur.As concentration of the VX agent increases in dosage, more severe symptoms arise, such as acute bronchoconstriction, gastro-intestinal induced nausea and higher rate of perspiration.These are the early signs of a victim being affected by VX gas poisoning.
Hence, it is crucial that he/she be sent to the intensive care unit ASAP as it takes at least 2-3 weeks (depending on dosage) for the patient to recover from the sublethal dose.Any longer may result in obvious death due to suffocation.How worse could it get for an asthmatic person!
library.thinkquest.org /27393/dreamwvr/agents/VX1.htm   (142 words)

 The Gadgeteer - Palm m505 / Palm Vx Comparison Review
The m505 stylus is identical to the Vx series, except for the topmost section, the bit that actually holds the stylus in the unit.
Compared to the Vx the screen is a definitive improvement in terms of refresh rates.
The m505 uses a 33Mhz CPU as opposed to the Vx's 20Mhz unit, and the percentage speed increase is probably the same as the difference in CPU clock speeds.
www.the-gadgeteer.com /review/palm_m505_palm_vx_comparison_review   (2918 words)

AUTHORS The vx device driver and this manual page were written by Fred Gray , based on the work of Herb Peyerl and with the assis- tance of numerous others.
BUGS The vx driver is known not to reset the adapter correctly following a warm boot on some systems.
The vx driver has not been exhaustively tested with all the models of cards that it claims to support.
www.freebsd.org /cgi/man.cgi?query=vx&sektion=4&manpath=FreeBSD+7.0-current   (287 words)

 VX Nerve Agent
The U.S. Army is proposing to pre-treat stockpiles of VX nerve agent at its Newport Chemical Agent Disposal Facility in Newport Indiana, and then transport the resulting hydrolysate across the country to the Dupont Chambers Works facility at Carney’s Point, Salem County, NJ for final treatment and disposal into the Delaware River.
The Army is proposing to “neutralize” the VX nerve agent stored at the Newport, Indiana facility using a chemical neutralization process.
While VX hydrolysate is said by the Army to be much less toxic than VX, they agree that additional treatment is needed in order to meet requirements for disposal.
www.delawareriverkeeper.org /factsheets/vx_nerve_agent.htm   (2010 words)

 Riegle Report - Lethal Nerve Agent VX
This value is based on the TWA of VX as proposed in the USAEHA Technical Guide No. 169, "Occupational Health Guidelines for the Evaluation and Control of Occupational Exposure to Nerve Agents GA, GB, GD, and VX." To date, however, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has not promulgated permissible exposure concentration for VX.
VX is a lethal anticholinergic agent with the median dose in man being: LC50 (skin) = 0.135 mg/kg; ID50 (Skin) - 0.07 - 0.71 mg/kg; LCt50 (inhalation) = 30 mg min/m3; LCt50 (inhalation) - 30 mg min/m3; LCt50 (inhalation) - 24 mg min/m3.
VX Concentration Respiratory Protective Equipment Less than 0.00001 mg/m3 M9, M17, or M40 series mask shall be available for escape as necessary 0.00001 mg/m3 to 0.02 mg/m3 M9, or M40 series mask with Level A or Level B protective ensemble (see AMCR 385-131 for determination of appropirate level).
www.gulfweb.org /bigdoc/report/appvx.html   (3319 words)

 Riva VX: English Version
Always be informed with the Riva VX newsletter - sign up now, it's free.
Riva VX is a professional Authoring-Solution to enrich Videos with Hyperlinks and Interactivity.
„VX“ stands for this new kind of Video Experience.
www.rivavx.com   (213 words)

 Geek.com PDA Review: Palm Vx
And when all was said and done, I looked at the Palm Vx, went "Ooh, pretty shiny thing!" and bought it.
Okay, in all seriousness, I decided on the Palm Vx because it did exactly what I needed it to do at the time I bought it.
I was pleasantly surprised at the battery life on the Palm Vx.
www.geek.com /hwswrev/pda/palmvx   (1498 words)

 VX   (Site not responding. Last check: )
VX Overdrive 6 Preview - Hybrid Modeling Solution - bills itself as the high-powered alternative to the mainstream modeling tools.
VX Overdrive - Varimetrix Comes of Age - along with thinkdesign and Delcam's PowerShape, VX Overdrive is one of the strongest products available for mold and die, Al Dean, Feb 2002
VX Vision 2.1 - powerful, integrated feature-based solid modeler with new features for creating ribs, sheet metal and a new hole wizard all improve the product, but they are not quite perfected yet, Joe Greco, CADENCE, April 2000
www.caddigest.com /subjects/reviews_sw/vx.htm   (672 words)

 NTI: Country Overviews: North Korea: Chemical Capabilities
VX nerve agent is reportedly produced by the DPRK; however, no more details have yet emerged regarding its deployment in the North Korean CW stockpile.
The former Soviet Union thickened VX further with a polymer, although there is no information that the North Korean military has copied this practice.
This material is produced independently for NTI by the Center for Nonproliferation Studies at the Monterey Institute of International Studies and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of and has not been independently verified by NTI or its directors, officers, employees, agents.
www.nti.org /e_research/profiles/NK/Chemical/50_1067.html   (191 words)

 Palm Vx Reviews. PDAs Reviews by CNET.
The PalmOne Palm Vx is a Palm OS-based, consumer-oriented handheld device.
Compared to other consumer-oriented handhelds on the market, it is relatively inexpensive at around $135.
If you want to look at an interesting upgrade option, it could be worth it for you to pay more and get the PalmOne Palm M515, which has certain advantages.
reviews.cnet.com /Palm_Vx/4505-3127_7-1432994.html   (504 words)

 VX CAD/CAM - Mechanical Design Software
VX Mechanical is the entry-level package of the VX product family.
At a very affordable price it includes basic solid and assembly modeling, plus the powerful VX Drafting module.
VX Mechanical is 100% file compatible with all the VX product families.
www.vx.com /VX_Mechanical.cfm   (60 words)

 VX CAD/CAM - Computer Aided Design Software, Mechanical Design Software, CAD Programs, CAD Design Software, Injection ...
VX CAD/CAM - Computer Aided Design Software, Mechanical Design Software, CAD Programs, CAD Design Software, Injection Mold Design, Plastic Mold Design
"VX has helped us cut the design cycle by at least half." (.pdf)
Learn more about VX in a fun and interactive way
www.vx.com   (69 words)

 Logitech Experience > Advanced Peripherals > Logitech® VX Revolution™
Logitech Experience > Advanced Peripherals > Logitech® VX Revolution™;
Experience > Advanced Peripherals > Logitech® VX Revolution™;
Rev-up your notebook with the new VX Revolution™;.
www.logitech.com /index.cfm/products/upp/details/US/EN,crid=2676,contentid=12140&ad=revolution_vxupp   (34 words)

 Vertex Standard VX-Trunk Radiotelephone Trunking System
The VX Trunk III trunking system is designed for mobile radio telephone systems to provide mobile-to-mobile and mobile-to-landline calling at a cost lower than cellular or 800 MHz trunking systems.
The VX Trunk III system consists of two proprietary components: the VTS-300 Base Station Controller, a telephone interconnect terminal that fits into a standard 19-inch rack mount enclosure, and a series of mobile and/or portable radios converted via custom logic boards for VX Trunk III use.
The VX Trunk III system manages radio traffic by scanning all system channels then identifying and locking on "open" channels.
www.rfwiz.com /VX-Trunk/VertexVX-Trunk.htm   (504 words)

 ADIC:  Pathlight VX 650
ADIC’s Pathlight® VX 650 is the scalable enterprise backup and restore solution that integrates disk and tape in a single, unified system.
Pathlight VX 650’s embedded path to tape and policy-based management options let users balance their recovery service-level objectives with value and provide backup data life cycle management choices that no conventional library or disk backup system can offer.
Pathlight VX 650 integrates easily into existing data protection environments so users know their backup will be fast and certain and their data protection investment will be preserved.
www.adic.com /ibeCCtpItmDspRte.jsp?section=10041&item=123505   (317 words)

 Power Hour VX Century Club Power Hour VX Play Buy Power Hour VX Download Rules Beer Best Drinking Game Power Hour CD ...
Power Hour VX, creators of Power Hour and Century Club drinking games now offers more than one fun way to play.
Power Hour VX has brought these popular drinking games to the 21st Century making them available in DVD, computer versions!
After you play Power Hour VX, there won't be any questions.
www.powerhourvx.com   (243 words)

 Sewage Pump VX Submersible (with vortex) Range
Built using quality materials and oversized, extremely reliable and suitable for continuous heavy duty service.
VX pumps are designed to lift dirty water which is not chemically aggressive to the pump components.
Their construction makes them particularly suitable for DOMESTIC, CIVIL AND INDUSTRIAL applications, in all cases where suspended solids up to Ø 50mm have to be dealt with, such as water mixed with mud, groundwater and surface water.
www.pedrollo.co.uk /ped_vx_desc.htm   (357 words)

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