Website Policies and Notices

Terms of Use

If you have any questions regarding any of the Policies and Disclaimers for this Web site, please call the DEVCOM Chemical Biological Center Public Affairs Office at 410-436-7118 or email the office at

You may also visit the Department of Defense and U.S. Army Privacy Policy pages.

Privacy & Security Notice

The U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center (DEVCOM Chemical Biological Center) website, is provided as a public service by the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense-Public Affairs and the Defense Technical Information Center.

Information presented on the DEVCOM Chemical Biological Center website, is considered public information and may be distributed or copied. Use of appropriate byline/photo/image credits is requested.

For site management, information is collected for statistical purposes. This government computer system uses software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are used for no other purposes and are scheduled for regular destruction in accordance with National Archives and Records Administration Guidelines.All data collection activities are in strict accordance with DoD Directive 5240.1 (reference(p)).

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1987 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

Disclaimer Notice

The U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center (DEVCOM Chemical Biological Center) Website is provided as a public service by DEVCOM Chemical Biological Center. This site is maintained and administered by the DEVCOM Chemical Biological Center Webmaster.

The existence of any hyperlink to any Web site, other than an official U.S. Government Web site, does not constitute an affiliation by the Department of Defense, the United States Army or the DEVCOM Chemical Biological Center with the linked site. Presence of any link does not constitute the endorsement of any information, products or services contained or offered therein.

Neither the U.S. Government nor DEVCOM Chemical Biological Center control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of any linked information. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the U.S. Government or DEVCOM Chemical Biological Center, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.


The U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center is committed to providing access to our web pages for individuals with disabilities. To meet this commitment, we will comply with the requirements of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act. Section 508 requires that individuals with disabilities have access to and use of information and data that is comparable to that provided to the public who are not individuals with disabilities.

If the format of any material on our web site interferes with your ability to access the information, please contact for assistance. Let us know the nature of your accessibility problem, the web address of the requested information, and your contact information.