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    Title: Assigned Protection Factors (APF's)
    Type: Text Slide

    • Must use the APF’s listed in Table 1 to select a respirator that meets or exceeds the required level of protection
    • When using a combination respirator (e.g., airline with an air-purifying filter), must ensure that the APF is appropriate to the mode of operation in which the respirator is being used
    [Includes image of a full face respirator]