Dressed for Defense

Stull, Jeffrey O.
June 2003
Fire Chief;Jun2003, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p40
Trade Publication
Reports on the movement within the protective clothing industry toward offering better guidance and more appropriate levels of protection for first responders. Concerns over chemical and biological agents and radiological and nuclear hazards; Industry issues; Available personal protective equipment and standards; Efforts for industry coordination. INSETS: Permeation versus penetration;Army takes lead in WMD protection research;Industry releases first NFPA 1994-comlaint product;Respiratory protection for WMD


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