Submit draft ASTM "Standard Practice for Permeation Testing Data Analysis by Use of a Computer Program" for ballot
Conduct data analysis.
Prepare manuscript for peer-reviewed publications.
Complete all the permeation testing for the 26 combinations, submit final report
Develop tutorial for "Permeation Calculator"
Distribute the software, instructions, and tutorial via the NIOSH website or on compact disc (CD) by request
Manuscripts published or submitted to peer review journals (approx. 3)
Presentations to stakeholders or conferences (approx. 7)
Standards committee meetings & public meetings (approx. 4)
Final report on chemical resistance of the 26 combinations
ASTM standard practice
Based on the reusability of the 26 most commonly used material-chemical combinations, employers will be able to provide their employees with safe CPC items after effective decontamination.
The ASTM standard practice for permeation testing data analysis by use of the "Permeation Calculator" will create a unified and defined way for automating and standardizing permeation testing data analysis.
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