Tufts University Guidelines for the Maintenance and Demolition of Fume Hood Ductwork and Exhaust Fans and Blowers

Tufts University Guidelines for the Maintenance and Demolition of Fume Hood Ductwork and Exhaust Fans and Blowers

Guidelines for the Maintenance and Demolition of Fume Hood Ductwork and Exhaust Fans and Blowers for Tufts University

The purpose of a chemical fume hood is to prevent hazardous air contaminants generated inside the fume hood cabinet from entering the breathing zone of the person handling the chemical and to prevent the chemical from entering the laboratory or from re-entering the building through the roof top exhaust stack.

Last Updated: 2011
http://publicsafety.tufts.edu/ehs/files/handlingfumehoodductwork20111101082451.pdf

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