Blister Agents: Lewisite (L) (C2H2AsCl3) and Mustard-Lewisite Mixture (HL) Chemical Protocol [open pdf - 71KB]
Very comprehensive description of the chemical agent, with coverage on many important aspects, including information on routes of exposure, sources and uses, exposure limits, physical characteristics, patient management, decontamination and treatment, incident reporting. Synonyms for Lewisite include L, arsine (2-chlorovinyl) dichloro-, arsenous dichloride (2-chloroethenyl)-, chlorovinylarsine dichloride, 2-chlorovinyldichloroarsine, beta-chlorovinyldichloroarsine, dichloro-(2-chlorovinyl)arsine, EA1034. Synonyms for Mustard-Lewisite include HL and Sulfur Mustard/Lewisite.
Managing Hazardous Materials Incidents, Volume 3