Accession Number:

ADA265803

Title:

Fog Oil Exposure of U.S. Army Chemical School One Stop Unit Training Students and Cadre With the M1059 and M1057 Mechanized Smoke Generation Systems

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. Jun-Nov 92,

Corporate Author:

ARMY BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT LAB FORT DETRICK MD

Report Date:

1993-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

A fog oil smoke exposure assessment investigation was conducted on One Stop Unit Training OSUT students from the U.S. Army Chemical School, Fort McClellan, Al, by the U.S. Army Biomedical Research and Development Laboratory, Fort Detrick, MD, while training with the M1059 and M1037 mechanized smoke generation systems. Bulk fog oil samples were also collected and analyzed for mutagenic potential by the Ames assay, and for chromophoric content using the FDA analysis for white oil purity.... Fog oil, Oil mist, Smoke, Personal sampling, Field exposure.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Toxicology
  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE