|Document ID (ISN)||101234|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.2003-136
||Guidance for filtration and air-cleaning systems to protect building environments from airborne chemical, biological, or radiological attacks
||Publications Dissemination, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226-1998, USA, Apr. 2003. xv, 62p. Illus. 66 ref.
||03-0350.pdf [in English]
http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2003-136/2003-136.html [in English]
||This document proposes preventive measures that building owners and managers can implement to protect building air environments from an airborne chemical, biological or radiological (CBR) terrorist attack. Main topics covered: filtration and air-cleaning principles; recommendations regarding filter and sorbent selection, operations, upgrade and maintenance; economic considerations (initial, operation and replacement costs, cost data). In appendices: description of CBR threats; gas-phase air-cleaning principles.
||ionizing radiation; USA; buildings; safety by design; chemical hazards; biological hazards; terrorism; ventilation systems
||air purification; filtration; maintenance; safety guides; safety planning; glossary; selection of equipment
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Heating, ventilation and climate
|Broad subject area(s)
||Violence and terrorism