|Last Updated:||March 1, 2003|
|Other Name:||제2자연과학원화학연구소; Chemical Research Institute at Academy of Defense Sciences (국방과학원화학연구소)|
|Location:||Pyongseong (평성시), South Pyongan Province (평안남도), North Korea|
|Subordinate To:||Second Natural Science Academy (제2자연과학원), Second Economic Committee (제2경제위원회)|
This institute was reportedly established in 1965. Japanese journalist Osamu Eya has linked this institute to North Korea's CW program, but he provides no more details on this institute's activities in the field of chemical weapons.
Source: Osamu Eya, Kimu Jon Iru Daizukan (Tokyo: Shogakkan, 2000), p. 65.