Sampling and Analysis of Contaminated Subsistence Trailers
Interim rept. Nov 1972-Mar 1973
SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TX
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Contamination of commissary subsistence became manifest when ingestion of packaged food items resulted in prolonged organic aftertaste, nausea, and vomiting. This report describes the sampling and analysis procedures cryogenic trap and grab air sampling used to isolate and identify the contaminating species. The principal contaminating agent was ethylidene norbornene ENB, which had been coshipped with the subsistence vans.
- Food, Food Service and Nutrition