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A 5-percent solution of chlorine must be readily available to decontaminate the cuffing instrument.
It is very important that soldiers decontaminate scissors after every cut of the battle-dress overgarment (BDO).
A common mistake is that soldiers do not decontaminate their hands or handle the gauze with contaminated hands.
The DSI 2000 is a disposal unit, that revolutionizes previous technologies because it destroys and decontaminates medical waste on site.