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Document ID (ISN)39653
CIS number 83-791
ISSN - Serial title 0373-1944 - Travail et sécurité
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Carton B., Villa M., Zingraff D.
Title Filter respirators for dust protection - Physical studies (in conformity with standards NF S 76-101 and S 76-201)
Original title Les appareils filtrants de protection individuelle contre les poussières - Essais physiques (conformité aux normes NF S 76-101 et S 76-201) [in French]
Bibliographic information Nov. 1982, No.11, p.530-534. Illus.
Abstract The performance of 79 models of dust mask available commercially in France in 1981 were compared, using the physical criteria as provided in AFNOR standard S 76-101 (CIS 76-214). Data reported: type of mask, manufacturer, distributor, loss due to friction (resistance to breathing), efficiency, clogging. Masks are classified as being in conformity or not in conformity with the standard.
Descriptors (primary) respirable dust; particulate removing respirators; personal protective equipment
Descriptors (secondary) air purifying respirators; France; evaluation of equipment
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Respiratory protection
Personal protection