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FCAM - National Fire Protection Association

Posted on: August 8, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Free Webinar How Clean Clean? The Validation Ppe Cleaning


How Clean is Clean? The Validation of Fire Fighter PPE Cleaning Webinar


Tuesday, August 30,  12:30-2:00 PM (ET)

Between fighting fires and responding to other emergencies, fire fighter personal protective equipment (PPE) is exposed to a wide range of toxins, chemicals, micro-chemicals and blood-borne pathogens. It's well recognized that these contaminant exposures can pose significant risks to fire fighters' immediate and long-term health, but knowing what's needed to adequately remove them from PPE has yet to be fully determined.


Mr. Casey Grant, Executive Director, Fire Protection Research Foundation

Mr. Jeff Stull, President, International Personal Protection

Mr. Jason Allen, Chief Scientist & Technical Advisor, Intertek Testing Laboratory

Mr. Jay Tarley, Physical Scientist, NIOSH National Personal Protective Technologies Laboratory

Who will benefit: Fire fighters and other emergency responders interested in long-term health and wellness.

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