A project of the Stimson Center’s Partnerships in Proliferation Prevention Program

A project of the Stimson Center’s Partnerships in Proliferation Prevention Program

UN Member State
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Andorra Angola Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Brunei Darussalam Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cabo Verde Cambodia Cameroon Canada Central African Republic Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote D’Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czechia Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Eswatini (Swaziland) Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Lao PDR Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Marshall Islands Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia FS Monaco Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nauru Nepal Netherlands New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Macedonia Norway Oman Pakistan Palau Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Republic of Korea Republic of Moldova Romania Russian Federation Rwanda Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Vincent and the Grenedines Samoa San Marino Sao Tomé and Príncipe Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Islands Somalia South Africa South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Sweden Switzerland Syrian AR Tajikistan Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Tuvalu UAE Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United Republic of Tanzania United States of America Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Vietnam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
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Afghanistan

General Information

Region

Central Asia

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 24, 2003

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

National Authority for the Implementation of the CWC

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tonnes of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tonnes of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tonnes of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tonnes of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Albania

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

May 11, 1994

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Defence

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tonnes of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tonnes of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tonnes of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tonnes of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Algeria

General Information

Region

Northern Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

August 14, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministére de la Défense Nationale

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

13

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

11

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Andorra

General Information

Region

Europe

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

February 27, 2003

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Department of Environment and Sustainability

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Angola

General Information

Region

Southern Africa

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 16, 2015

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of National Defense

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Antigua and Barbuda

General Information

Region

Caribbean

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

August 29, 2005

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Argentina

General Information

Region

South America

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

October 2, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores y Culto - Autoridad Nacional para la Convención de Armas Quimicas

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

2

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

1

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

67

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

67

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Armenia

General Information

Region

Central Asia

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

March 19, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 27, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Australia

General Information

Region

Oceania

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

May 6, 1994

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Department of Foreign Affairs andTrade - Australian Safeguards and Non-Proliferation Office (ASNO) - Chemical Weapons Convention Implementation Section

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

9

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

1

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

28

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

26

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Austria

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

August 17, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Nationale Behörde zur Implementierung der Chemiewaffenkonvention

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

3

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

8

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tonnes of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tonnes of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

8

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tonnes of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tonnes of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

Has chemical security measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

18

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

Yes

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Maximum Prison Sentence

60 months

?
The maximum prison sentence for any defined offense or violation in months, with a maximum of 600 months for life imprisonment.
Maximum Minimum Prison Sentence

36 months

?
The maximum for any minimum prison sentence for any defined offense or violation in months.
Penalty Provision - Fines

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Maximum Monetary Penalty

50,000 Euros / 56,863 USD

?
The maximum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Maximum Minimum Monetary Penalty

750 Euros / 852.94 USD

?
The maximum for any minimum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Defines Other Penalties

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Azerbaijan

General Information

Region

Central Asia

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

February 29, 2000

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

3

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Bahamas

General Information

Region

Caribbean

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

March 2, 1994

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

April 21, 2009

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Bahrain

General Information

Region

Middle East

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

February 24, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

April 28, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs - National Committee on the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Development, Production, Use and Stockpiling and their Destruction

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

1

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Bangladesh

General Information

Region

South Asia

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

April 25, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Bangladesh National Authority for Chemical Weapons Convention

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

10

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

10

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Barbados

General Information

Region

Caribbean

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

March 7, 2007

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Environment and Drainage - Environmental Protection Department

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Belarus

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

July 11, 1996

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

1

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

3

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

3

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

Has chemical security measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

14

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

Yes

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Maximum Monetary Penalty

Undefined

?
The maximum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Maximum Minimum Monetary Penalty

Undefined

?
The maximum for any minimum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Belgium

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 27, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Federal Public Service - Foreign Affairs - Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

2

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

4

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

4

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

41

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

40

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Belize

General Information

Region

Central America

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

December 1, 2003

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Benin

General Information

Region

Western Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

May 14, 1998

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and African Integration - Department of International Organisations

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Bhutan

General Information

Region

South Asia

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

April 23, 1997

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

August 18, 2005

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Bolivia

General Information

Region

South America

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

May 14, 1998

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Bosnia and Herzegovina

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 16, 1997

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

February 25, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations - State Coordination Body for the Implementation of the CWC

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

1

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

Has chemical security measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

10

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

Yes

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Maximum Prison Sentence

600 months

?
The maximum prison sentence for any defined offense or violation in months, with a maximum of 600 months for life imprisonment.
Maximum Minimum Prison Sentence

120 months

?
The maximum for any minimum prison sentence for any defined offense or violation in months.
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Botswana

General Information

Region

Southern Africa

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

August 31, 1998

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Defence, Justice and Security

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tonnes of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tonnes of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tonnes of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tonnes of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Brazil

General Information

Region

South America

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

March 13, 1996

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Science and Technology - National Authority for the CWC - Coordination-General of Sensitive Items

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

3

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

6

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

6

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

80

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

76

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

Has chemical security measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

12

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

Yes

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Maximum Monetary Penalty

Undefined

?
The maximum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Maximum Minimum Monetary Penalty

Undefined

?
The maximum for any minimum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Defines Other Penalties

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Brunei Darussalam

General Information

Region

Southeast Asia

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

July 28, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

N/A

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Bulgaria

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

August 10, 1994

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Economy and Energy

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

2

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

6

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

6

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Burkina Faso

General Information

Region

Western Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

July 8, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Autorité Nationale pour la Convention sur les Armes Chimiques

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Burundi

General Information

Region

Eastern Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 15, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 4, 1998

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Cabo Verde

General Information

Region

Western Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 15, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

October 10, 2003

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Direcção Nacional de Assuntos Políticos e Cooperação

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Cambodia

General Information

Region

Southeast Asia

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 15, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

July 19, 2005

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

National Authority of Chemical Weapons

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Cameroon

General Information

Region

Central Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 16, 1996

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of External Relations

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Canada

General Information

Region

North America

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 26, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Canadian National Authority, Chemical Weapons Convention

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

6

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

32

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

32

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

Has chemical security measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

13

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

Yes

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Maximum Prison Sentence

24 months

?
The maximum prison sentence for any defined offense or violation in months, with a maximum of 600 months for life imprisonment.
Maximum Minimum Prison Sentence

0 months

?
The maximum for any minimum prison sentence for any defined offense or violation in months.
Penalty Provision - Fines

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Maximum Monetary Penalty

100,000 CD / 74,910 USD

?
The maximum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Maximum Minimum Monetary Penalty

50,000 CD / 37,455 USD

?
The maximum for any minimum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Defines Other Penalties

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Central African Republic

General Information

Region

Central Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 20, 2006

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministère des Affaires Etrangères, de l'Integration Règionale et de la Francophonie

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Chad

General Information

Region

Central Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

October 11, 1994

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

February 13, 2004

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and of African Integration

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

1

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Chile

General Information

Region

South America

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

July 12, 1996

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Autoridad Nacional Convención de Armas Químicas de la Republica de Chile, Dirección General de Movilización Nacional

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

1

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

7

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

7

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

China

General Information

Region

East Asia

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

April 25, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Chinese National Authority

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

59

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

37

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

210

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

200

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

1,280

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tonnes of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tonnes of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

1,220

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tonnes of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tonnes of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

Has chemical security measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

19

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

Yes

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Maximum Monetary Penalty

500000 RMB / 69,944.74 USD

?
The maximum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Maximum Minimum Monetary Penalty

200000 RMB / 27,977.90 USD

?
The maximum for any minimum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Defines Other Penalties

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Colombia

General Information

Region

South America

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

April 5, 2000

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

26

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

26

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Comoros

General Information

Region

Southern Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 17, 2006

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

N/A

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Congo

General Information

Region

Central Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 15, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

December 4, 2007

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministère des Affaires Etrangères et de la Francophonie

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Costa Rica

General Information

Region

Central America

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

May 31, 1996

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Health - National Authority for Chemical Weapons

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

1

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Cote D’Ivoire

General Information

Region

Western Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

December 18, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministère de la Défense et de la Protection Civile - Commission pour l'Interdition des Armes Chimiques

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Croatia

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

May 23, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs - National Authority for the Implementation of the CWC

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

2

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Cuba

General Information

Region

Caribbean

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

April 29, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministerio de Ciencia, Tecnología y Medio Ambiente

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

10

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

7

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

Has chemical security measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

16

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Cyprus

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

August 28, 1998

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

1

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Czechia

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

March 6, 1996

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

State Office for Nuclear Safety - Division of Chemical Weapons Prohibition - Department of Non-Proliferation

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

4

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

2

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

2

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

14

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

14

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

Has chemical security measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

10

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

Yes

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Maximum Monetary Penalty

5,000,000 CZK / 215,090 USD

?
The maximum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Maximum Minimum Monetary Penalty

5,000,000 CZK / 215,090 USD

?
The maximum for any minimum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

General Information

Region

East Asia

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

N/A

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

N/A

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

N/A

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

N/A

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

N/A

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

N/A

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

N/A

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Democratic Republic of the Congo

General Information

Region

Central Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

October 12, 2005

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Denmark

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

July 13, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs – Danish Business Authority

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

2

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

6

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

6

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Djibouti

General Information

Region

Eastern Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 28, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 25, 2006

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Dominica

General Information

Region

Caribbean

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

August 2, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

February 12, 2001

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Marketing - Dominica Bureau of Standards

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Dominican Republic

General Information

Region

Caribbean

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

March 26, 2009

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Defense

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Ecuador

General Information

Region

South America

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 6, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Coordinating Ministry of Security

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

3

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

2

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Egypt

General Information

Region

Northern Africa

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

N/A

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

N/A

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

N/A

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

N/A

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

N/A

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

N/A

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

N/A

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

El Salvador

General Information

Region

Central America

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

October 30, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministerio de la Defensa Nacional - Autoridad Nacional ante la OPAC

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Equatorial Guinea

General Information

Region

Central Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

April 25, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

National Authority

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Eritrea

General Information

Region

Eastern Africa

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

February 14, 2000

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Department of Americas and International Organisations

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Estonia

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

May 26, 1999

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Health Board Department of Chemical Safety

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

2

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

2

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Eswatini (Swaziland)

General Information

Region

Southern Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 23, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

November 20, 1996

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Defense

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Ethiopia

General Information

Region

Eastern Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

May 13, 1996

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Industry - Institute of Chemical and Construction Material Input Industry Development

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Fiji

General Information

Region

Oceania

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 20, 1993

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Defence, National Security and Immigration

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

Has chemical security measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

8

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

Yes

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Maximum Prison Sentence

12 months

?
The maximum prison sentence for any defined offense or violation in months, with a maximum of 600 months for life imprisonment.
Maximum Minimum Prison Sentence

6 months

?
The maximum for any minimum prison sentence for any defined offense or violation in months.
Penalty Provision - Fines

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Maximum Monetary Penalty

10,000 Fijian Dollars / 4,592.32 USD

?
The maximum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Maximum Minimum Monetary Penalty

2,000 Fijian Dollars / 918.46 USD

?
The maximum for any minimum monetary penalty for any defined offense or violation in national currency and/or US dollars (as converted in 2019).
Defines Other Penalties

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Finland

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

February 7, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry for Foreign Affairs - Finnish Institute for Verification of the Chemical Weapons Convention

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

2

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

13

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

13

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

France

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

March 2, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs / CWC National Authority

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

32

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

10

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

5

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

5

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

120

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

100

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Gabon

General Information

Region

Central Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 8, 2000

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministère des Affaires Etrangères, de la Coopération et de la Francophonie

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Gambia

General Information

Region

Western Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

May 19, 1998

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Defence - National Authority of the Gambia to the OPCW - Office of the President

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Georgia

General Information

Region

Central Asia

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

November 27, 1995

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

1

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

1

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

Has chemical security measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

11

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

Yes

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Germany

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

August 12, 1994

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Federal Foreign Office

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

35

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

23

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

21

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

19

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

150

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

150

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Ghana

General Information

Region

Western Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

July 9, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology & Innovation

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Greece

General Information

Region

Europe

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 13, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

December 22, 1994

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

National Authority for the Chemical Weapons

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

1

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

2

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

2

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Grenada

General Information

Region

Caribbean

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

April 9, 1997

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

June 3, 2005

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs - National Authority for the Chemical Weapons Convention

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Guatemala

General Information

Region

Central America

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

February 12, 2003

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Autoridad Nacional de Guatemala para la Prohibicion de las Armas Quimicas

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

1

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

1

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Guinea

General Information

Region

Western Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

June 9, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministrere des Affaires Etrangeres et des Guineens de l'Etranger - Commission Nationale de Lutte contre les Armes Chimiques

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Guinea Bissau

General Information

Region

Western Africa

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

January 14, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

June 19, 2008

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministère des Affaires Etrangères, de la Coopération Internationale et des Communautés

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders (e.g. are authorized holders required to take steps to prevent unauthorized access to sources)?
Defines Criminal Offences and Violations

No

?
Does the State have at least once measure that defines as offences or violations those criminal or intentional unauthorized acts involving or direct at toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Penalty Provision - Imprisonment

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes imprisonment as a penalty?
Penalty Provision - Fines

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes fines as a penalty?
Defines Other Penalties

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that includes penalties other than imprisonment or fines (e.g. search and seizure, suspension of license, etc.)?
Registration System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to register toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Authorization or Licensing System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for authorizing activities, e.g., issuing licenses for toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Inspector Authority or System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a system for inspecting users, activities, stockpiles, or facilities?
Requires Access Controls

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires controls on access to toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment?
Requires Physical Security

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires physical security or physical protection measures (e.g. gates)?
Requires Security Guards

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires use of security guards for facilities or activities?
Requires Background Checks

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires background checks for users or those accessing facilities or chemicals of proliferation concern?
National Registry of Chemicals of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or refers to a national registry of chemicals of concern?
National Registry of Registrations/Licenses

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes a national registry of user registrations or licenses?
List of Controlled Chemicals, Technologies, and/or Equipment of Concern

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes, includes, or references a list of controlled chemicals, technologies, and/or equipment of concern?
Requires Supply Chain Verification

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some supply chain verification practices (e.g. end-user verification)?
Requires Proliferation-Resistant Chemistry

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires some efforts to design or operate in ways that reduce the risk of proliferation (e.g. reducing the mixtures of chemicals of concern)? Similar to the concept of Green Chemistry.
Requires Incident Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of incidents to authorities?
Requires Threat Reporting

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires reporting of threats to authorities?
Requires a Risk-Based Security System

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that requires facilities or users to implement a risk-based security system or risk-based security plans?
Training for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains a training program for key stakeholders (e.g. users, industry, other governmental ministries, etc.)?
Awareness Raising for Stakeholders

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that establishes or maintains awareness-raising activities for stakeholders (e.g. users, industry)?

Guyana

General Information

Region

South America

Signature Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

October 6, 1993

Ratification Date to Chemical Weapons Convention

September 12, 1997

Chemical Weapons Convention National Regulatory Authority

Ministry of Foreign Affairs -National Authority of Guyana

?
The governmental agency that monitors national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Number of Declared Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 2 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 2 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Declared Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities that are nationally declared to the OPCW due to their production, processing or consumption of CWC Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified declaration thresholds as outlined by the OPCW.
Number of Inspectable Schedule 3 Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that produce, process or consume Schedule 3 chemicals in quantities exceeding specified inspection thresholds.
Number of Other Declared Facilities

0

?
Other declared facilities are defined by the OPCW as all plant sites that: 1) Produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.
Number of Other Inspectable Facilities

0

?
Facilities subject to routine on-site inspections by international inspectors from the OPCW that: 1) Produce by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 200 tons of unscheduled discrete organic chemicals; or 2) Comprise one or more plants which produced by synthesis during the previous calendar year more than 30 tons of an unscheduled discrete organic chemical containing the elements phosphorus, sulfur or fluorine.

Relevant Chemical Security Measures

Relevant Measures

No measures

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates explicit requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipment by stakeholders?

Chemical Security Indicators in National Measures

Chemical Security State Index Score

0

?
A composite index of national chemical security indicators that ranges from 0 (no chemical security measures or security indicators) to 22 (has at least one chemical security measure and includes all 21 security indicators).
Requirements to Secure Chemical Weapons-Related Materials and Facilities

No

?
Does the State have at least one measure that creates requirements to secure toxic chemicals, other chemicals of proliferation concern, and/or related facilities, technology, and equipme