SK

Other Names

Ethyliodoacetate

Use

Ethyliodoacetate (SK) is a colorless, oily liquid that is extremely irritating to the eyes and cause heavy tearing (lachrymatory) effects. SK is usually added to the fill of a munition to combine lachrymatory effects with the effects of other fills (such as the systemic effects of hydrogen cyanide).

Source(s)

Old Chemical Weapons Reference Guide (1998)