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Respiratory Protection Home Bibliography

  • 29 CFR 1910.134, OSHA's Respiratory Protection Standard.
  • Bollinger, Nancy J., and Robert H. Schutz. A Guide to Industrial Respiratory Protection. US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Publication No. 87-116, (1987, September).
  • Elskamp, Carl J. A Study to Determine (1) How much water is collected by SKC Lot 120 Activated Charcoal at various relative humidities, (2) How the presence of water affects the apparent desorption efficiency of 2-Methoxyethanol from lot 120 charcoal, and (3) How effective anhydrous magnesium sulfate is in removing water during the desorption process. OSHA, (1994).
  • Jonas, Leonard A., and Eric B. Sansone. Prediction of Activated Carbon Performance for Sequential Adsorbates. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 47(8): 509-511, (1986).
  • Moyer, Ernest S. Review of Influential Factors Affecting the Performance of Organic Vapor Air-Purifying Respirator Cartridges. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 44(1): 46-51, (1983).
  • Nelson, Gary, O., A. Nicholas Correia and Charles A. Harder. Respirator cartridge efficiency studies: VII. Effect of relative humidity and temperature. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 37(5): 280-288, (1976).
  • NIOSH Guide to the Selection and Use of Particulate Respirators Certified Under 42 CFR 84. US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), Publication No. 96-101, (1996, January).
  • NPPTL Respirator User Notices. The National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).
  • Trout, D., P.N. Breysse, T. Hall, M. Corn and T. Risby. Determination of Organic Vapor Respirator Cartridge Variability in Terms of Degree of Activation of the Carbon and Cartridge Packing Density. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 47(8): 491-496, (1986).
  • Underhill, Dwight. W. Calculation of the Performance of Activated Carbon at High Relative Humidities. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 48(11): 909-913, (1987).
  • Werner, Martin D. The Effects of Relative Humidity on the Vapor Phase Adsorption of Trichloroethylene by Activated Carbon. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 46(10): 585-590, (1985).
  • Wood, Gerry Odell. A Model for Adsorption Capacities of Charcoal Beds: I. Relative Humidity Effects. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 48(7): 622-625, (1987).
  • Wood, Gerry Odell. A Model for Adsorption Capacities of Charcoal Beds: II. Challenge Concentration Effects. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 48(8): 703-709, (1987).
  • Wood, Gerry O. and Ernest S. Moyer. A Review and Comparison of Adsorption Isotherm Equations used to Correlate and predict Organic Vapor Cartridge Capacities. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 52(6): 235-242, (1991).
  • Wood, Gerry Odell. Activated Carbon Adsorption Capacities for Vapors. Carbon 30(4):593-599, (1992).
  • Wood, Gerry Odell. Adsorption Rate Coefficients for Gases and Vapors on Activated Carbons. Carbon, 31(1):195-200, (1993).
  • Wood, Gerry Odell. Effects of Air Temperatures and Humidities on Efficiencies and Lifetimes of Air-Purifying Chemical Respirator Cartridges Tested Against Methyl Iodide. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 46(5): 251-256, (1985).
  • Wood, Gerry Odell. Estimating Service Lives of Organic Vapor Cartridges. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 55(1):11-15, (1994).
  • Yoon, Y.H. and J.H. Nelson. Breakthrough Time and Adsorption Capacity of Respirator Cartridges. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 53(5): 303-316, (1992).
  • Yoon, Y.H., J.H. Nelson and Jaime Lara. Respirator Cartridge Service-Life: Exposure to Mixtures. Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc. J. 57: 809-819, (1996).
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