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Concept for CBRN Escape Respirator Standard

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October 15, 2002

Part 1: Concept for CBRN Air-Purifying Escape Respirator Standard


Develop a NIOSH standard for escape only air-purifying respirators that addresses CBRN materials identified as inhalation hazards from possible terrorist events for use by the general working population.

Download the complete document: Part 1: Concept for CBRN Air-Purifying Escape Respirator Standard, October 15, 2002

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