Accession Number : ADA336364

Title :   Removal of Waste Anesthetics Exhaust.

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT SUFFIELDRALSTON (ALBERTA)

Personal Author(s) : Liang, S. H. ; Bailey, D. G. ; Poirier, R. T. ; Lacroix, B. V.

PDF Url : ADA336364

Report Date : DEC 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 54

Abstract : This report describes the use of Canadian military carbon-containing canisters (C2 and C7) in removing waste anesthetics exhaust. The efficiency and service-life of these canisters are presented. In addition, the use of other adsorbents and some commercially-available occupational health and safety canisters for this purpose is also discussed.

Descriptors :   *WASTES, *ANESTHETICS, REMOVAL, HEALTH, CARBON, SAFETY, COMMERCIAL EQUIPMENT, HAZARDOUS WASTES, CANISTERS, ADSORBENTS, OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES.

Subject Categories : Pharmacology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE