|Document ID (ISN)||47749|
|ISSN - Serial title
|Convention or series no.
||Babrouskas V., Levin B.C., Gann R.G.
||New approach to fire toxicity data for hazard evaluation
||Mar.-Apr. 1987, Vol.81, No.2, p.22-23, 27-28, 70-71. Illus. 34 ref.
||The inadequacies of present smoke toxicity testing methods are discussed and a new methodology suggested. Is is based on the determination of a small number of gases; they must be identified and toxicity measurements made under fire conditions, using animals.
||fire hazards; toxicity evaluation; hazard evaluation; smoke
||description of technique; fire behaviour
||D - Periodical articles
||Fire and explosions
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards