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Blue tear gas canister – Egypt – Tah20

In Egypt on February 5, 2012 by teargasid

A tear gas canister expired 20 years ago. Found in Cairo by  “Mary Danial, Mina Danial’s sister”. Photo by @TheBigPharaoh via @toriaar

Marked:

Smith & Wesson

Chemical company, Inc.

U.S.A

Lot No 01

Expiration date: 1990

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One Response to “Blue tear gas canister – Egypt – Tah20”

  1. […] Egypt at the height of the protests that eventually toppled Hosni Mubarak’s regime in 2011, one with an expiration date of either 1980 or 1990. Modern chemical munitions, including those manufactured by Defense Technology and Combined […]

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