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Large-Scale Toxicity Correlations.


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Babrauskas, V.

NISTIR 4449;

U.S./Japan Government Cooperative Program on Natural Resources (UJNR). Fire Research and Safety. 11th Joint Panel Meeting. October 19-24, 1989, Berkeley, CA, Jason, N. H.; Cramer, D. M., Editor(s)(s), 80-85 pp, 1990.

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Keywords:

toxicity test methods; chairs; room burns; carbon monoxide

Abstract:

Some of the recent work done at NIST in the area of validating reduced-scale toxicity test methods against full-scale room fire data is reviewed. The agreements and disagreements obtained thus far are summarized. The current NIST research program for systematizing the validation process itself is also reviewed.