Provide research results and technical expertise for updating ANSI respiratory protective equipment standards according to a timeline mandated by ANSI to provide enhanced respiratory protection to workers.
PPT personnel participate on ANSI respiratory protective equipment standards development committees including; selection and use, fit testing, physical requirements, biological agents, and terrorist and disaster response.
PPT personnel have a lead role in revision to ANSI standards that are recognized and used nationally and internationally.
All PPT branches provide the expertise and scientific data supporting revision to the ANSI standards.
Z88.7 - Color coding of canisters was balloted
Z88/10 - Fit test Method has been balloted - Final Rule by May, 2010