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Use a windowed wall looking into the doffing area with glove openings.  This allows an uncontaminated worker to support an exiting worker in the doffing process.

Use a windowed wall looking into the doffing area with glove openings. This allows an uncontaminated worker to support an exiting worker in the doffing process.

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I don't really have any links. Most of the technology is trapped in the US space industry. It is all based on liquid air. It is dense, low pressure, requires heat to vaporize, dry, and free of any bugs. All of these factors make it ideal for use in hot hazardous environments. We have been doing it for years in the space industry. There have been a variety of factors that have kept it from going commercial, but we have resolved most of those issues. To the point that the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health has funded us to develop life support solutions for mines. The liquid air can be put in a backpack, or vaporized externally to a suit and then fed through a hoseline. Anyway probably not the answer you were looking for?

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David commented on Pathogen(Ebola) barrier suit based on NASA space suit

All, just to let you know, since this is a NASA centered idea, NASA KSC has used Cryogenic Life Support in highly protective suits for a long time. It solves both problems of heat and protection. We are working with USAid, & OSTP to toss out some potential ideas. At this point, the biggest obstacles we face are cost and logistics. Just to let you know that NASA is in the game and trying to lend what support we can.

Cost, heat,logistics, perception are some of the factors preventing this. I think that is all abot to change and this is how we will begin to go.