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01AR-02-APRD - Canister, CS/CN, APR
CS/CN canisters for Item 01AR-02-APR. Note that NIOSH approves complete respirator systems, including specific canister(s). Only canisters identified as part of the approved APR configuration should be purchased. See the NIOSH NPPTL Certified Equipment List for details.
Use of CBRN cartridges in a known CS/CN threat environment has two significant drawbacks: first, CBRN canisters are more expensive, wasting valuable grant funds; second, the higher breathing resistance of CBRN canisters used with APRs can contribute to user stress and even create a safety issue in a high-effort environment.
FEMA Related Grant Programs:
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Standardized Equipment List
For more information on operating considerations, mandatory and applicable standards, and training requirements, visit the Interagency Board’s Standardized Equipment List site. Note: some equipment items on the Authorized Equipment List maynot be listed on the Standardized Equipment List.
System Assessment and Validation for Emergency Responders
For market survey reports, visit the System Assessment and Validation for Emergency Responders site. To search for an equipment item, use the same Authorized Equipment List item number. Note: some equipment items may not have market survey reports.