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NIOSH CBRN PAPR Hardware Requirements Guide:
Loose Fit, 1 Size, 1 Canister per Unit

Certification Sequence and Quality Requirements following the 42CFR Part 84 Requirements

Table 1. Submission Requirements (Systems)

Number of Available Sizes 1
Size Designation One Size Total
Blower On/Off CO2 Machine Test 3 Reuse*
Blower On LRPL 32 32
Application Reference 1 1
Live Agent Testing 6 6
Spare Queue 4 4
Column Total 43 43

* Units used for CO2 machine test are taken from blower on LRPL pool and then reused
as test has no effect o


Table 2. Submission Requirements (Canisters)

Sample Usage # of Canisters
Test Representative Agent (TRA) Challenge 60
P100 Particulate Challenge (DOP) 20
Spare Queue 10
Total 90

NOTE: All canisters environmentally conditioned.


Work Flow Diagram

Work Flow Diagram

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