Item #: SCP-001

Object class: Safe

Special containment procedures: SCP-001-A is kept in a high-value storage container in site-19. Despite it importance to The Foundation and human race in general SCP-001-A requires no further containment. Potential re-activation and repair of SCP-001-A is impossible and will no longer be attempted.

SCP-001-B instances are given designations in the format of "SCP-XXXX" and given specialized containment procedures to secure their ownership and the knowledge of their existence out of improper groups or individuals, to contain the items' possibly dangerous effects from people and property that may be damaged by them and to protect the items from outside influence that wants to destroy neutralize psychologically damage or otherwise abuse the items.