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Research Institute for Protective Technologies

-Workers dressed in protective clothing place a dummy chemical grenade inside a X-ray unit at the Society for the Disposal of Chemical Weapons and Ordnance (GEKA) during a demonstration in Munster October 14, 2013. The state-owned GEKA, translated as society for the disposal of chemical weapons and ordnance, is the only German company which is able to destroy chemical munitions countrywide. GEKA is currently destroying German world-war chemical munitions and explosives. Picture taken October 14, 2013. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch (GERMANY - Tags: MILITARY)

Chemical Weapon Elimination in Germany


The state-owned GEKA is the only German company which is able to destroy chemical munitions countrywide. GEKA is currently destroying German World War One and World War Two chemical munitions and explosives.