Work Item
ASTM WK88278

New Practice for Laboratory Ventilation

1. Scope

This standard applies to the ventilation in most laboratories and is written for all laboratory ventilation stakeholders. An emphasis is placed on those with legal responsibilities and liability for providing a safe laboratory. However, users/operators, industrial hygienists, other safety and environmental professionals will also find the standard written for their needs.


labboratory, ventilation, safety


Primary purpose of this work item is to bring an existing ANSI standard into ASTM

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: E34.18

Committee: E34

Staff Manager: Travis Murdock

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 10-30-2023

Technical Contact: James Coogan

Item: 000