ABSTRACT

Will Duct Tape and Plastic Really Work? Issues Related to Expedient Shelter-In-Place   [open pdf - 34KB]

"Expedient sheltering involves the use of common materials to enhance the safety of a room inside a building against the impacts of a chemical plume. The central premise behind taping and sealing with duct tape and plastic is to reduce airflow into a room. This paper reviews issues associated with the use of expedient sheltering materials and the effectiveness of this strategy."

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Oak Ridge National Laboratory: ORNL/TM-2001/154
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2001-08
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Oak Ridge National Laboratory: http://www.emc.ornl.gov/
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