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Canister with yellow powder – Egypt – Tah8

In Egypt on November 24, 2011 by teargasid Tagged: ,

Canister with yellow powder, picture provided by @Occupy_Tahrir

No identification yet. Please provide info in the comment field below or by tweeting to @tg_id

Update: Some people have suggested this might be CR gas. It is not confirmed but we are looking into the possibility.

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3 Responses to “Canister with yellow powder – Egypt – Tah8”

  1. http://democrati.net/2011/11/21/how-to-deal-with-tear-gas/
    DM or CR at a rough guess.
    But powder is external to canister. Could be anything from flower of sulphur to mustard powder.
    That’s powder NOT gas! IDing is useless from the image. Needs taking to a independent chemist.
    Lack of external markings is suspicious…

  2. Thanks for commenting. Its powder outside the canister, but “could” be gas if treated differently i.e heated..or what not. Agree that one can not ID from a picture. But it is a start, and its useful as a point of reference.

  3. […] might suspect its the same as found in Egypt Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:LikeBe the first to like this […]

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