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Profile: Carl Zeis -U.S

Carl Zeis -U.S was a participant or observer in the following events:

US and British companies are among several Western firms that sell Iraq materials that can be used to develop nuclear, chemical, biological, and conventional weapons. (Kelley 12/21/2002; Shenon 12/21/2002; Dobbs 12/30/2002; Pimentel 1/26/2003; Mackay 2/23/2003)
United States -
bullet Biological: American Type Culture Collection, several biological precursor agents for diseases like anthrax, gangrene, and the West Nile virus; Alcolac International, Thiodiglycol, the mustard gas precursor; Al Haddad, 60 tons of a chemical that could be used to make sarin; Dow Chemical, $1.5 million of pesticides (see December 1988). (Die Tageszeitung (Berlin) 10/18/2002; Shenon 12/21/2002; Dobbs 12/30/2002)
bullet Nuclear: TI Coating; UNISYS; Tektronix; Leybold Vacuum Systems; Finnigan-MAT-US; Hewlett Packard; Dupont; Consarc; Cerberus (LTD) ; Canberra Industries; Axel Electronics Inc. (Die Tageszeitung (Berlin) 10/18/2002; Paterson 10/29/2002)
bullet Rocket Program: Honeywell ;TI Coating; UNISYS; Honeywell; Semetex; Sperry Corp.; Tektronix; Hewlett Packard; Eastman Kodak; Electronic Associates; EZ Logic Data Systems, Inc. (Die Tageszeitung (Berlin) 10/18/2002; Paterson 10/29/2002)
bullet Conventional weapons: Honeywell; Spektra Physics; TI Coating; UNISYS; Sperry Corp.; Rockwell; Hewlett Packard; Carl Zeis -U.S; Union Carbide. (Die Tageszeitung (Berlin) 10/18/2002; Paterson 10/29/2002; Dobbs 12/30/2002; Pimentel 1/26/2003)
United Kingdom -
bullet : Nuclear weapons: Euromac Ltd-UK.; C Plath-Nuclear; Endshire Export Marketing; International Computer Systems; MEED International; International Computer Limited; Matrix Churchill Corp.; Ali Ashour Daghir.; Inwako; XYY Options, Inc. (Mackay 2/23/2003)
bullet Chemical weapons: MEED International; International Computer Systems; International Military Services; Sheffield Forgemasters; Technology Development Group; International Signal and Control; Terex Corporation; Walter Somers Ltd. (Mackay 2/23/2003)
bullet Conventional: International Computer Systems; International Computer Limited; TMG Engineering. (Mackay 2/23/2003)


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