Date: Wed, 30 Nov 2011 08:42:37 -0500
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From: "Wawzyniecki Jr, Stefan" <stefan.w**At_Symbol_Here**UCONN.EDU>
Subject: Re: Glove chart that lists sodium azide?
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All the reference charts I use do not list it;   accordingto the NIOSH  Emergency Response Safety & Health Database, they do not specify the type of glove, only stating that double gloving is the appropriate  prudent  measure.    I have seen 2 SOP’s  from a University  EH&S  web pages   which recommended using 2 pairs of nitrile gloves.  Another consideration is to use the Silver Shield as an inner glove, and a tight-fitting nitrile as an outer glove for dexterity.          As for permeation data, I have not found anything.


-Stefan Wawzyniecki, CIH

University of Connecticut







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