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21. Diesel Adsorption to PVC and Iron During Contaminated Water Flow and Flushing Tests
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7520
Topic: Homeland Security and Disaster Resilience
Published: 9/9/2008
Author: Mark A Kedzierski
Abstract: This paper provides aqueous diesel contamination and decontamination tests of a polyvinyl chloride (PVC) surface and an iron (Fe) surface.  A test apparatus designed for the purpose of studying adsorption of diesel from a flowing dilute diesel/w ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861494

22. Procedures for the Decontamination of Building Plumbing Systems
Topic: Homeland Security and Disaster Resilience
Published: 4/7/2008
Authors: Stephen J. Treado, Mark A Kedzierski, V. J. Gallardo
Abstract: This paper presents a discussion of methods for decontaminating building plumbing systems and restoring them to safe operation, based on generic contaminant characteristics. More specific recommendations are being developed that link decontamination ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=861587

23. Performance of Physical Structures in Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita: A Reconnaissance Report (NIST TN 1476)
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1476
Topic: Homeland Security and Disaster Resilience
Published: 6/30/2006
Authors: Stephen A Cauffman, Long Thanh Phan, Fahim Sadek, William P. Fritz, Dat Duthinh, Walter J. Rossiter
Abstract: This is the final report on the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) led-reconnaissance to assess the performance of physical structures during Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita. The report describes the environmental conditions ( ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908281



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