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ASTM F2588

Standard Test Method for Man-In-Simulant Test (MIST) for Protective Ensembles

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Organization: ASTM
Publication Date: 1 June 2012
Status: active
Page Count: 11
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This test method specifies the test equipment and procedures for conducting tests to estimate the entry of chemical agent vapor simulant through protective ensembles while worn by test subjects.

This test method permits the evaluation of protective ensembles consisting of protective garments or suits, gloves, footwear, respirators, and interface devices.

The results of this test method yield local physiological protective dosage factors at individual locations of the human body as well as a systemic physiological protective dosage factor for the entire ensemble.

This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and to determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

Document History

ASTM F2588
June 1, 2012
Standard Test Method for Man-In-Simulant Test (MIST) for Protective Ensembles
This test method specifies the test equipment and procedures for conducting tests to estimate the entry of chemical agent vapor simulant through protective ensembles while worn by test subjects....
September 1, 2007
Standard Test Method for Man-In-Simulant Test (MIST) for Protective Ensembles
This test method specifies the test equipment and procedures for conducting tests to estimate the entry of chemical agent vapor simulant through protective ensembles while worn by test subjects....
September 1, 2006
Standard Test Method for Man-In-Simulant Test (MIST) for Protective Ensembles
This test method specifies the test equipment and procedures for conducting tests to estimate the entry of chemical agent vapor simulant through protective ensembles while worn by test subjects. This...

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