STP1237

    Performance of Protective Clothing: Fifth Volume

    Johnson JS, Mansdorf SZ

    Pages: 636

    Published: 1996

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    This fully-illustrated publication addresses a wide range of technical areas. 37 peer-reviewed papers are presented in the following sections:

    • Physical Test Methods for Protective Clothing and Components

    • Chemical and Biological Test Method Development and Applications

    • Protective Clothing Issues Relating to Pesticides

    • Protective Clothing Testing and Evaluation

    • Protective Clothing Program Management

    • Protective Clothing Standards and Regulations

    • Thermal Test Method Development and Applications.

    For safety directors, industrial hygienists, health physicists, occupational physicians, occupational nurses, fire fighters, fire chiefs, emergency medical technicians.Also for chemists (research and teachers), chemical technicians, medical technicians, and environmental professionals and technicians.


    Table of Contents

    Specification of Motorcyclists' Protective Clothing Designed to Reduce Road Surface Impact Injuries
    Woods R.

    A New Test Method to Evaluate the Cut Resistance of Glove Materials
    Boutin J., Daigle R., Lara J., Turcot D.

    Comparison of Two Methods to Evaluate the Resistance of Protective Gloves to Cutting by Sharp Blades
    Daigle R., Lara J., Payot F., Turcot D.

    Testing of Protective Clothing for Motorcyclists: Validation of Laboratory Tests by Accident Studies.
    Woods R.

    Belt Abrader Impact Abrasion Testing of Leathers and Fabrics Used in Motorcycle Riders' Clothing.
    Woods R.

    Factors Influencing the Performance of Chain Saw Leg Protective Devices and Its Measurement
    Arcand J., Arteau J., Turcot D.

    A New Test Method to Measure Triboelectric Static Charge Generation on Protective Clothing Materials
    Greimel T., Stull J.

    Evaluation of Health Care Workers' Apparel Using Microbiological Methods
    Peeler J., Placencia A.

    A Review of the ASTM F 1001 Battery of Chemicals and Its Effect on the Chemical Protective Clothing Industry
    Stull J.

    A Novel Method for Quantification of Surgical Gown Permeability
    Flaherty A., Wick T.

    Humidity Considerations for Protective Fabric Evaluation
    Carr M., Koals M., Vandersall M.

    A Test Method for Measuring Liquid Penetration Through Fibrous Materials
    Hussain M., Tremblay-Lutter J.

    Effects of Biaxial Tensile Strain on Hydrocarbon Permeability of Butyl Rubber Composite Barriers
    Hassler K., Lee B., Wilusz E., Yang T.

    Determination of Pesticide Levels as the Result of Cross-Contamination During Laundering
    Hurwitz M., Milikin C., Oakland B.

    Reproducibility of Pesticide Spray Penetration Tests with the UNCG-Clemson Spray Box
    Dodd R., Oakland B., Sun S.

    Solid-State Transition of Pesticide from Protective Clothing to Skin
    Li S., Yang Y.

    Barrier Efficiency of Protective Clothing for Atrazine Production Workers
    Kim C., Oakland B., Ross R., Schabacker D.

    Chlorpyrifos Decontamination Procedures for Clothing and Equipment
    Armour M., Crown E., Kerr N., Perkins H., Rigakis K.

    Clothing Contamination Resulting from Greenhouse Spraying of Pesticides
    Coffman C., Derksen R., Koh Y., Obendorf S., Ravichandran V., Sanderson J., Stahr H., Stone J.

    Estimated Costs of Home Laundering Pesticide Contaminated Reusable Clothing
    Olson W.

    A Sweating and Moving Arm for the Measurement of Thermal Insulation and Water Vapour Resistance of Clothing
    Rossi R., Weder M., Zimmerli T.

    Influence of Humidity on the Radiant, Convective and Contact Heat Transmission Through Protective Clothing Materials
    Rossi R., Zimmerli T.

    A Nondestructive Inspection Method to Determine Fatigue in Chemical Protective Suit and Shelter Materials
    Bray A., Stull J.

    Evaluation of Candidate Glove Liners for Reduction of Skin Maceration in Chemical Protective Gloves
    Lang J., Pichette D., Tremblay-Lutter J.

    Methods for Assessing Protective Clothing Effects on Worker Mobility
    Adams P., Keyserling W.

    Evaluating the Comfort Performance of Fabrics for Nuclear Protective Apparel
    Barker R., Scruggs B.

    Protective Textile Barrier Systems and Their Comfort
    Barker R., Hersh S., Maini S., Scruggs B., Shalev I., Sood V., Tosti A., Tucker P., Wu G.

    Evaluation of Clothing Heat Transfer by Dry and Sweating Manikin Measurements
    Holmér I., Meinander H., Nilsson H.

    Functional Fit Evaluation to Determine Optimal Ease Requirements in Chemical Protective Gloves
    Weihrer S., Tremblay-Lutter J.

    The Need for Research on Human Factors Regarding Personal Protective Devices in the Cold Environment
    Abeysekera J., Bergquist K.

    Physiological Comparison of Fire Fighter Turnout Suits with and without a Microporous Membrane in the Heat
    Griefahn B., Ilmarinen R., Künemund C., Mäkinen H.

    Development of a Combination Thermal and Chemical Protective Ensemble for U.S. Navy Fire Fighting Applications
    Connor M., Heath C., Stull J.

    Decontamination of Fluoropolymer Barrier-Based Chemical Protective Clothing
    Dodgen C., Sinofsky M., Stull J.

    Evaluating the Effectiveness of Different Laundering Approaches for Decontaminating Structural Fire Fighting Protective Clothing
    Connor M., Dodgen C., McCarthy R., Stull J.

    Concurrent Engineering in the Design of Protective Clothing: Interfacing with Equipment Design
    Ashdown S., Watkins S.

    Comfort or Protection: The Clothing Dilemma
    Slater K.

    Implementation of the New ASTM F1461 Practice for a Chemical Protective Program
    Mansdorf S.

    Injury Analysis: The Key to Improved Effectiveness of Protective Clothing
    Laing R., Marshall S., Wilson C.

    CEN and ISO Standards for Protective Clothing Against Heat and Fire
    Jung K.

    Developing and Applying a Material Specification for NASA's Propellant Handlers Ensemble
    Stull J., Thompson K., Vahdat N.

    European and International Standards for Protective Clothing and Their Influence on Manufacturing, Trade and Use
    Zimmerli T.

    Protective Clothing and Equipment Performance Requirements for Fire Service Urban Search and Rescue Teams
    Connor M., McCarthy R., Stull J.

    The Effect of Nomex®/Kevlar® Fiber Blend Ratio and Fabric Height on Fabric Performance in Static and Dynamic TPP Tests
    Barker R., Behnke W., Geshury A.

    A Sensitivity Study of a Variable-Property Skin Burn Model Considering the Variability of Water Content
    Barker R., Halin J., Hamouda H., Mulligan J., Soroka A.

    The Design of a Surface Heat Flux Transducer for Use in Fabric Thermal Protection Testing
    Barker R., Grimes R., Hamouda H., Mulligan J., Soroka A.

    Flammability and Thermal Protection Testing of Long Underwear for Navy and Marine Corps Aircrew Use
    Capecci T., Swavely C.

    Author Index

    Subject Index


    Committee: F23

    Paper ID: STP1237-EB

    DOI: 10.1520/STP1237-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5317-2

    ISBN-PRINT: 978-0-8031-1987-1

    ASTM International is a member of CrossRef.

    0-8031-1987-9
    978-0-8031-1987-1
    STP1237-EB