Date: Thu, 1 Dec 2011 06:15:27 -0500
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All of this points up a flaw in the ASTM standard test for gloves.  It only provides for testing of chemicals that are liquids at room temperature and pressure, not for solids or solids dissolved in a liquid.  The exception are common chemicals thatare actually gases dissolved in water like hydrochloric acid or ammonia solutions.  I've never seen a substance on any glove chart that was a solid dissolved in water.  So I think you are on your own as far as I know. 


In a message dated 11/30/2011 8:04:33 PM Eastern Standard Time, llopez@EXCHANGE.FULLERTON.EDU writes:

From: DCHAS-L Discussion List [mailto:dchas-l@MED.CORNELL.EDU] On Behalf Of Samuella B. Sigmann
Sent: Tuesday, November 29, 2011 8:14 PM
Subject: [DCHAS-L] Glove chart that lists sodium azide?

Does anyone have a chart that lists the permeation times for sodium azide?  

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