Dobrei says that Garrett and UOPSC personnel have performed several practice runs using the equipment and have fine-tuned settings to compensate for the conditions.
The backlash, according to The Salt Lake Tribune, scared UOPSC off the technology, but at least one local jurisdiction was undaunted.
Although UOPSC backed off the technology in the face of public pressure, Kerstein said he has encountered "no resistance.
Though the risk of anthrax being sent by mail seems to have subsided, SLOC and UOPSC are taking the threat seriously.
Carved out of UOPSC are 26 subcommittees whose constituents reflect the expertise of their agencies.