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Respirator Certification Fees FY12

NOTE: This page is archived for historical purposes and is no longer being maintained or updated.


  • To apply consistent fees to all Respirator Approval Holders
  • To recover a portion of direct costs associated with respirator certification
  • 100% Recovery of fees is NOT a current goal

Applicable Standards

  • 42 CFR 84
  • CBRN Statement of Standards

Key Partners

  • N/A


  • All Respirator Approval Holders
  • All perspective Respirator Approval Holders

Project Scope

  • All respirators approved under 42 CFR 84 and CBRN requirements


  • None


  • Provides funding for equipment updates, equipment calibration costs, equipment maintenance and service contracts
  • Collected $137,000.00 for FY12 to date ($263,650.00 for FY11)


  • Update test methods and maintain equipment
Page last updated: April 17, 2012
Page last reviewed: April 17, 2012
Content Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
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