Domestic Preparedness Program: Sarin (GB) and Distilled Sulfur Mustard (HD) Vapor Challenge Testing of Commercial Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus
Final rept. Mar 2000-Oct 2002
EDGEWOOD CHEMICAL BIOLOGICAL CENTER ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
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Results of performance testing of six National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health approved commercial self- contained breathing apparatus SCBA facepiece designs are described. A series of tests was performed to determine sarin GB and distilled sulfur mustard HD vapor breakthrough of SCBA facepieces using manikin head form and simulated breathing.
- Medicine and Medical Research
- Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare