M291 Skin Decontamination Kit

Discontinued - The M291 skin decontamination kit consists of a wallet-like carrying pouch containing six individual decontamination packets, enough to perform three complete skin decontaminations. Each packet contains an applicator pad filled with decontamination powder.

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William Fritch
Product Manager
+1 410 436 7118
5183 Blackhawk Road
Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21010
USA
www.ecbc.army.mil
Manufacturer
CCDC-CBC
Product Name
M291 Skin Decontamination Kit
Detection Category
Chemical; Biological;
Application
Decontamination;
Equipment Type
Decontamination
Product Synopsis
Discontinued - The M291 skin decontamination kit consists of a wallet-like carrying pouch containing six individual decontamination packets, enough to perform three complete skin decontaminations. Each packet contains an applicator pad filled with decontamination powder.
Availability
Discontinued
Technology Readiness Level (TRL)
9
User Feedback Sources
US Navy, US Marine Corps
Supporting Documentation
Docs: ECBC_M291.pdf;
Weight
<1 lb.
Transportability
Handheld
Operating Conditions
-50 to 120° F
Shelf Life
<1 year; 1 year from date of manufacturing when stored at -60° to 160° F
Active Mechanism
As the pad is scrubbed over the exposed/contaminated skin area, the contaminating agents are rapidly transferred into, trapped, and retained in the interior of the Ambergard XE555 Resin particles.
Effective Against
Liquid CWA
Environmental Class
Environmentally friendly
Form
Wipe
Hazardous Residue or Runoff
No
Live Agent Tested
Yes
Material
Ambergard XE555 Resin
Preparation Time
< 5 seconds
Sensitive or Electronic Use
Yes, intended for use on skin.
Standards Met
FDA
Tested By
CCDC-CBC
Other Operational Parameters
The kit is used for external use only and may be slightly irritating to eyes or skin. Personnel must ensure that they keep the decontamination powder out of eyes, cuts, or wounds and avoid inhalation of the powder
Training Required
<1 hour training
Training Available
Yes - Video
Manuals Available
Yes
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