NPPTL 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.
Z88.2 – Practices for Respiratory Protection
Z88.6 – Selected new Chair and finalizing subcommittee membership
Z88.7 – Color coding of canisters
Z88.10 – Fit Test Method – Final Rule published in 2011
Z88.12 – Respirator Selection for Biohazards - Final Draft completed in 2011
Z88.15 – Assigned Protection Factors – has been approved as a standard to address this issue. In process of organizing subcommittee.
Z87.1 - eye Protection - Preparing for next revision (2015)
AIHA transferring Secretariat to ASSE - Update at June 2012 meeting