NIOSH NPPTL PPT Program Stakeholders Meeting, March 29, 2011

Presentations and Posters from the Personal Protective Technology Program Stakeholder Meeting

PPT Program Stakeholder Meeting Announcement Letter(December 6, 2010)

Information Update for the PPT Program Stakeholder Meeting, March 29, 2011(February 24, 2011)

Note: The links below go to websites outside of CDC/NIOSH.





Poster Abstract HandoutCdc-pdfExternal


  1. Comparison of Workplace Protection Factors for Different Aerosol Contaminants on Agricultural Farms (Not available)
  2. The Impact of a Rural Based Personal Protective Equipment ProgramCdc-pdfExternal
  3. Listening to the Experts on Personal Protective Equipment: Orchard Managers, Pesticide Handlers, and Pesticide Safety Educators and Agriculture Safety Specialists on PPE Barriers and Solutions in the Tree Fruit Industry (Not available)
  4. Updates to the NIOSH National Pesticide PPE Surveillance and Intervention ProgramCdc-pdfExternal
  5. Prevalence of Respirator/dust Mask Use Among U.S. Primary Farm Operators: Analysis of the 2006 Farm and Ranch SurveyCdc-pdfExternal
  6. A Partnership for Pesticide Exposure Reduction through PPE Outreach and EducationCdc-pdfExternal
  7. Weak Label Requirements and Inadequate Protective Gear Put Workers at RiskCdc-pdfExternal
  8. North Carolina’s Response to EPA’s New Risk Mitigation Measures for Soil FumigantsCdc-pdfExternal


  1. Aromatic Hydrocarbon Adsorption Characteristics of Disposable Filtering Facepiece Respirators that Contain Activated CharcoalCdc-pdfExternal
  2. Development of a National Demonstration and Sentinel Surveillance System for PPE Usage by Healthcare Workers (HCWs) in the U.S.Cdc-pdfExternal
  3. Protecting Healthcare Workers from an Airborne Respiratory Event: Implementing a Aentinel Surveillance System to Monitor PPE Usage in the United States Healthcare SystemCdc-pdfExternal
  4. Respirator Intervention and EvaluationCdc-pdfExternal (REACH I&E)
  5. Impact of Multiple Consecutive Donnings on Filtering Facepiece Respirator FitCdc-pdfExternal
  6. The Impact of a Surgical Mask and Filtering Facepiece Respirators on Human ThermoregulationCdc-pdfExternal
  7. Ultrasound for the Assessment of Respirator FitCdc-pdfExternal
  8. Tensile Properties and Integrity of Cleanroom and Low-modulus Nitrile Exam Glove FormulationsCdc-pdfExternal
  9. Assessment of Research Gaps in Healthcare Worker PPECdc-pdfExternal
  10. Laboratory Study to Assess Causative Factors Affecting Temporal Changes in Filtering-Facepiece Respirator Fit: Part II – One Year Assessment of Fit ChangesCdc-pdfExternal
  11. Respirator and Surgical Mask Efficacy for Cough AerosolsCdc-pdfExternal
  12. Glove Permeation with a Dextrous Robot Hand SystemCdc-pdfExternal


  1. NIOSH Hearing Protection Innovations and EvaluationsCdc-pdfExternal
  2. Advances in Chemical Sensing Allow Improvements in PPTCdc-pdfExternal
  3. Mine Rescue Ensembles for Underground Coal MiningCdc-pdfExternal
  4. Development of a Novel Kneepad for MiningCdc-pdfExternal
  5. Light-Emitting Diode (LED) Cap Lamp ResearchCdc-pdfExternal
  6. Long Term Field Evaluation of Respiratory DevicesCdc-pdfExternal

Public Safety

  1. NIOSH Respirator Certification and ApprovalCdc-pdfExternal
  2. Certified Product Investigation ProceduresCdc-pdfExternal
  3. Alarm and Danger Criteria in Foot Temperature to Prevent the Heat Stroke of Workers Wearing Personal Protective ClothingCdc-pdfExternal
  4. CBRN Respiratory Protection Program DesignsCdc-pdfExternal
  5. CBRN Respirator Training Concept StandardCdc-pdfExternal
  6. Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Combination Respirator Unit (CRU) ProjectCdc-pdfExternal
  7. From Nanoparticles to Novel Protective GarmentsCdc-pdfExternal
  8. Wildland Fire Fighting Operations Certification StandardsCdc-pdfExternal
  9. Development of a New Test Chamber with Precise Temperature and Humidity Control for Protective Clothing Chemical Permeation TestingCdc-pdfExternal
  10. Firefighter Equipment Evaluation ProgramCdc-pdfExternal
  11. PPE Development at TDA Research (Not available)
  12. Firefighters’ Physiological Responses to Boot Weight and Sole Flexibility during Ladder Climbing and Obstacle CrossingCdc-pdfExternal
  13. Field Evaluation of a New Prototype Self-Contained Breathing ApparatusCdc-pdfExternal
Page last reviewed: April 5, 2011 (archived document)