Personal exposure to JP-8 jet fuel vapors and exhaust at air force bases.

  title={Personal exposure to JP-8 jet fuel vapors and exhaust at air force bases.},
  author={Joachim D. Pleil and Langhorne B. Smith and Sanford D Zelnick},
  journal={Environmental Health Perspectives},
  pages={183 - 192}
JP-8 jet fuel (similar to commercial/international jet A-1 fuel) is the standard military fuel for all types of vehicles, including the U.S. Air Force aircraft inventory. As such, JP-8 presents the most common chemical exposure in the Air Force, particularly for flight and ground crew personnel during preflight operations and for maintenance personnel performing routine tasks. Personal exposure at an Air Force base occurs through occupational exposure for personnel involved with fuel and… CONTINUE READING
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