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NIOSH Tests the Effectiveness of PPE in National Stockpile


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NIOSH Tests the Effectiveness of PPE in National Stockpile


During a national emergency, demand for personal protective equipment (PPE), such as gloves, gowns and respirators, to protect healthcare workers can outpace the available stock... Researchers measured the inhalation/exhalation resistance and filtration performance of N95 filtering facepiece APRs from ten stockpile facilities with varying storage conditions. This page links to and summarizes the tests.