The Development of a Protocol for the Microscopical Analysis of White Powder Unknowns: From the Hot Zone to the Microscope
Charles A. Zona, Director of Education, Hooke College of Applied Sciences, Westmont, IL
The number of reported white
powder scares rose dramatically after the September 18, 2001 anthrax attacks in
the United States that killed five people. In the State of Massachusetts alone
the local Fire Departments responded to an average of 400 mystery..."