Air Quality Check for SCBA Compressor

By | 2018-01-15T21:25:53+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Emergency|0 Comments

Breathable air supply meeting the quality and purity requirements of EN 12021:1999
The employer shall ensure that compressed air, compressed oxygen, liquid air, and liquid oxygen used for respiration meets with the following specifications:

Content Acceptable Threshold
Oxygen 19.5 – 23.5%
Carbon Monoxide shall not exceed 5 ppm
Carbon Dioxide shall not exceed 500 ppm
Oil Mist shall not exceed 0.5 mg/m3
Odour Lack of noticeable odour

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