NIOSH membership and participation on ASTM F23 and E54 committees in support of ASTM-NIOSH MOU involving determination of performance criteria and development of test methods, product specifications, practices, guides, classifications, and terminology related to worker and emergency responder protective clothing and equipment.
Q1-2 ASTM F23 Protective Clothing and Equipment Committee and Sub-committee agenda development of the January 09 ASTM Committee Week Meetings
Q1-4 F23 Protective Clothing and Equipment and E54 Homeland Security Committee participation in standard revision and proposed new standard work items ballot process.
Q1-4 Revision, re-ballot, and final approval of proposed new F23 standard WK 4247 Air-Fed Protective Ensemble
Q1-4 Revision, re-ballot, and final approval of proposed new F23 standard WK 9186 Standard Practice for Permeation Testing Data Analysis by Use for a Computer Program
Q2-3 Attend F23 and E54 committee meetings in Jan 09 and June 09
WK10555 Performance Specifications for Protective Clothing for Horticultural and Agricultural Pesticide Workers
WK11225 Standard Specification for Single-Use Chemical, Biological, and Radiological Protective Equipment Escape Kits Intended for Use by the General Population (PPT Interest)