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High Hazards RDT&E

All of Battelle’s CBRNE Defense work is focused on making the world a safer place. We provide warfighters and first responders with the highest levels of confidence in their equipment. We help research, develop, test and evaluate (RDT&E) the full range of chemical, biological and explosives/energetics defense equipment, procedures and capabilities. 


There's plenty to worry about when you are out on the frontlines. But one thing you shouldn't have to stress over is how well your equipment will perform. Battelle's high-hazards testing work ensures that won't be a concern.  

Battelle’s High Hazards RDT&E services are helping make the world a safer place.
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Our world-class facilities offer insights in the lab or in the field. We have:
  • The world’s largest, most advanced chem-bio containment and explosives laboratories. 
  • Safe and certified processes to test the impact of deadly agents in real-world scenarios.
  • Experience with the full range of tools developed for protection against CBRNE threats, as well as the detection, decontamination and defeat of those threats.  


Testing & Evaluation Services
With state of the art infrastructure, a complete suite of capabilities, and industry leading subject matter expertise, Battelle provides our government and industry partners with the most comprehensive and relevant evaluations of CBRNE defense equipment for development and acquisition efforts. Learn more

Detection Canine RDT&E Services 
Detection canine teams play an integral role in protecting our assets, military personnel and civilians. With the potential for unrivaled specificity, sensitivity, speed and mobility, these teams represent a premier threat/contraband detection capability. Battelle has more than 20 years of experience in canine-focused research, development, testing and evaluation (RDT&E). Learn more

Safety Standards & Harmonization Testing 
Get the reliable, independent testing and analysis you need to meet evolving regulatory requirements and understand the safety risks associated with your products and processes. Battelle brings together unmatched scientific and technical expertise and world-class testing facilities to safely and reliably test all kinds of materials. Learn more

Medical Surveillance, Diagnostics & Intervention 
Battelle operates the world’s largest non-governmental containment laboratories – laboratories that help clients deliver effective diagnostic and therapeutic solutions for the potential victims of chemical and biological warfare or pandemic diseases. Learn more.


With state of the art infrastructure, a complete suite of capabilities, and industry leading subject matter expertise, you can be assured that Battelle's high-value, high-hazard RDT&E services will be done right the first time, on schedule, and at competitive pricing.