"The fact sheets contained in this Technical Guide are intended to provide summary information on 24 chemical warfare materials related to Chemical Stockpile and Non-Stockpile activities. In essence, they are a brief abstract of data contained in Material Safety Data Sheets and other technical references relevant to these substances. The information on each chemical is presented in two formats. Each substance has a Detailed Fact Sheet containing more pertinent scientific data for person with some technical expertise. In addition, each chemical also has a General Fact Sheet that is less technical in its presentation and is intended to provide information to individuals without a scientific background."