Accession Number:

ADA093349

Title:

Respirator Qualitative/Quantitative Fit Test Method Analysis

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 1979-Jan 1980

Corporate Author:

SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

67.0

Abstract:

This report analyzes the qualitative and quantitative methods to measure the fit of a respirator to a user. In particular, both gaseous and aerosol liquid and solid quantitative challenge agents are studied. The human compatibility of qualitative and quantitative challenge agents is developed. A final recommendation for a qualitative and quantitative respirator fit test method and procedure is made.

Subject Categories:

  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE