Accession Number:

ADA440660

Title:

Tests of Level A Suits - Protection Against Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents and Simulants: Executive Summary

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 1997-Apr 1998

Corporate Author:

EDGEWOOD RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Twelve Level A protective suits were tested for GB and HD permeation swatch testing using modified procedures of TOP 8-2-501. Agent break-through times were calculated for each suit. Vapor and aerosol agent simulant tests of suit systems were conducted to measure overall protection factors of the suits.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE