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What are the main ingredient in lachrymator?

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The ingredients mainly include OC, CS, CR, CN (phenacyl chloride), nonivamide, bromoacetone, xylyl bromide and syn-propanethial-S-oxide (from onions). The security of CS is much better than CN, and the irritation is more strong. OC and nonivamide are natural, non-toxic agents, so they are widely used as the preferred stimulating agent.Ethyl bromoacetate is also a lachrymator and has a fruity, pungent odor. It is a highly toxic alkylating agent and may be fatal if inhaled. here is more details.

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