Departments must declare any chemicals they wish to use that are listed under Schedule 1 of the Chemical Weapons Convention
Certain toxic chemicals, their precursors and specified variants are subject to strict legal requirements and licensing conditions under the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC).
The Safety Office must be notified immediately if departments intend to hold, use or produce any Schedule 1 Chemicals or specified variants. Licensable variants include isotopically labelled analogues, stereoisomers (both optical and geometric), and corresponding salts. Notification should be via email to firstname.lastname@example.org and marked urgent.