U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command
Chemical Biological Center

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Repurposed Technology Could Help Protect Soldiers

DEVCOM CBC employees, lead engineering technician Gregory Walton and industrial engineer Stella Lee, volunteer at APG STEM Day to teach young scouts and the local community about coding and programming in the STEM field by helping participants guide the Sphero BOLT Coding Robots through various obstacle courses at Aberdeen Proving Ground on September 30, 2023. (U.S. Army photo by Aeriel Storey)

Army Scientists and Engineers Volunteer at APG STEM Day

Army Researchers Receive Patent for Pocket-Sized Chemical and Biological Assessment Kit

Gold Star Wife Returns to Army Base Where She Met Late Husband

Mr. Michael Bailey, DEVCOM CBC Director, and Ed Schlesinger, Benjamin T. Rome Dean at Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering, complete the establishment of an EPA during a signing ceremony at the JHU campus in Baltimore, MD on September 11, 2023. (U.S. Army photo by Ellie White)

Army Laboratory Partners with Johns Hopkins University in Educational Agreement

Who We Are

We are the nation’s principal research and development resource for non-medical chem-bio (CB) defense.

What We Do

We couple basic science with engineering and field support to put new tools in the field faster.

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Why We Do it

We do all of this to keep the Warfighter, the nation, and the world safe from chem-bio threats now and in the future.