Parcel Bombs Containing Even PETN Can Now Be Comprehensively Detected
The recent cases of bombs found in packages with courier services in the UK and Dubai have brought this subject back into the spotlight. One of the packages was transferred in Germany. The paralysation of cargo traffic can only be an extreme temporary measure. Furthermore, X-rays cannot reliably detect certain substances or identify traces of explosives.
With current security tactics, what emerges is a system that's full of holes. This was the opinion expressed by Green Dynamics Ltd., an internationally-active security company at a meeting of experts in Dubai on Sunday.
Comprehensive prevention is a viable option. Even minimal residues of explosives can be immediately detected on a package at the scene of the crime or at the time of arrest. People who handle explosives either professionally or illegally are highly contaminated and easy to identify. Packages with explosive contents or items that have been touched by contaminated persons can be identified within seconds. Unfortunately, the combination of equipment used by companies, airports and the authorities leaves a lot to be desired.
Green Dynamics has made a thorough study of the market. Among the offerings available, the independent experts have identified the world's leading device (one that works without a radioactive source). This handy device, called Explonix, comes from the EU and Switzerland, and is a portable explosives trace detector used by airports, border protection forces, personal security, and law enforcement authorities worldwide. It sniffs the air from people, or test papers or objects and directly displays the presence of the tiniest amounts of explosives traces, including PETN.
The false alarm rate in the luggage screening area at airports using Explonix has fallen to nearly zero. It is the only device in the world that continually searches for radiation and thus identifies dirty bombs.
The experts are of the view that that the use of this device could have prevented, for example the transport of the substance used for the killing of Litvinenko by radioactive poisoning in London. The case of the so-called Christmas Bomber, who smuggled the explosive PETN in his underwear aboard a flight from Amsterdam to the U.S., was similarly preventable.
The conclusion of the experts: The higher possibility of being able to detect explosive-contaminated items is the best prevention. Affordable solutions are available.
This subject is also examined in detail by the German blog "kripo-online.blogspot.com."
Green Dynamics offers the best security solutions.
At "Green Dynamics," experts from Europe and other countries develop complex security concepts.
We provide military, police and security services using advanced technologies worldwide.
The headquarters of "Green Dynamics" is located in the United Arab Emirates.
Our central location makes it easy to take care of our customers worldwide, and also reach hot-spots quickly.
Green Dynamics Ltd.
PO Box 127559
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
This release was published on openPR.
Permanent link to this press release:
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.
You can edit or delete your press release Parcel Bombs Containing Even PETN Can Now Be Comprehensively Detected here
News-ID: 150240 • Views: 1484
More Releases from Green Dynamics Ltd.
Intimate airport checks unnecessary
Regarding the international discussion about the ethically objectionable body screening, we have repeatedly pointed out that there are technically and ethically acceptable options to detect all types of tagged and untagged explosives, including microscopic traces. The detection of PETN on people or in luggage and cargo is possible at a relatively low technical and financial cost. Green Dynamics Ltd. has set up an information blog, Kripo Info
More Releases for Dubai
Corporate Lawyers in Dubai
Fotis International Law Firm (the Firm) has successfully extended their operations to all the Emirates in the United Arab Emirates, after much demand and requests from clients. The Firm caters to the legal requirements of clients from across the globe on various legal and corporate matters. With dominant presence in the Middle Eastern region, the Firm is home to lawyers, legal counsels, dedicated researchers and consultants from over fifteen (15)
Resounding success in Dubai
Dubai/Malsfeld – Dr. Schumacher GmbH has been a regular guest at Arab Health for more than a decade now. With over 4,150 exhibitors, the international event, held this year from 28th to 31st January in Dubai, is one of the world’s largest health trade fairs. This year, Dr. Schumacher GmbH managed to improve on the success of previous years yet again and welcomed a wide variety of trade fair visitors
Dubai Tourism Inaugurates HITEC® Dubai 2018
HITEC Dubai 2018, the Middle East’s largest hospitality technology exhibition and conference, was officially inaugurated today by Issam Kazim, CEO, Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DCTCM). Co-produced by Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) and Naseba, this year’s expo, which is taking place at the Madinat Jumeirah Dubai from 5-6 December, is showcasing a wide range of innovative solutions from the world’s leading hospitality technology providers. Travel technology has
Dubai Tourism to Inaugurate ‘HITEC Dubai 2018’
HITEC Dubai 2018, the Middle East’s largest hospitality technology exhibition and conference, will be inaugurated by Dubai Tourism on 5th December 2018. The annual business-to-business (B2B) exhibition will give Middle East buyers, currently worth over USD 75 billion, access to the world’s leading technology solution providers and experts in the hospitality sector. Commenting on the critical role technology is playing in driving tourism, Issam Kazim, CEO, Corporation for Tourism and Commerce
PMP Dubai - PMP Training Dubai – Vinsys
PMP Training at Dubai By Vinsys. Register Now for The PMP Dubai Class Led by Highly Qualified and Certified Subject Matter Expert. Widely accepted as a global benchmark to recognize proficiency and skills in Project Management, the Project Management Professional (PMP Dubai) certification will certify an individual’s ability to successfully drive and manage a project. PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP®) credential is recognized worldwide as the definitive industry-recognized certification for project
Web Design Dubai
Fascinating web interfaces will definitely surprise people when they visit your website. An amazing Website design plus development is a combination of both art and science. A successful website design will definitely offers an appealing look and feel to attract your visitors but at the same time it also be capable of delivering what it needs to. Webarro is located in Dubai with capabilities to provide services like web development,