42 CFR 84.1147 - Silica mist test for dust, fume, and mist respirators; minimum requirements.

§ 84.1147 Silica mist test for dust, fume, and mist respirators; minimum requirements.
(a) Three non-powered respirators will be tested for a period of 312 minutes each at a continuous airflow rate of 32 liters per minute.
(b) The room temperature in the test chamber will be approximately 25 °C.
(c) The test suspension in the test chamber will not be less than 20 nor more than 25 milligrams of silica mist, weighed as silica dust, per cubic meter of air.
(d) Mist will be produced by spraying an aqueous suspension of flint (99 percent free silica), and the flint shall be ground to pass 99 percent through a 270-mesh sieve.
(e) Samples of the test suspension will be taken during each test period for analysis.
(f) The total amount of silica mist unretained in the samples taken during testing, weighed as silica dust, shall not exceed 2.5 milligrams for a non-powered air-purifying respirator.

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Title 42 published on 2013-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 42 CFR 84 after this date.

  • 2013-11-19; vol. 78 # 223 - Tuesday, November 19, 2013
    1. 78 FR 69361 - Development of Inward Leakage Standards for Half-Mask Air-Purifying Particulate Respirators
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      Reopening of comment period.
      Stakeholder comments to the questions included in the notice of September 4, 2013 (78 FR 54432) must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on December 31, 2013.
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