The respirable fraction can depend on a great number of variables.
What does RF stand for?
RF stands for Respirable Fraction
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We have 54 other meanings of RF in our Acronym Attic
- Remaining Factor
- Renal Failure
- Repair Factor
- Replacement Factor
- Replication Factor
- Representative Fraction
- Reprographic Facility
- République Française (French Republic)
- Reserve Force
- Resistance to Frequency
Samples in periodicals archive:
2 clearly demonstrate that the role of the respirable fraction of particles, which contributes most to the health effects of the aerosol, significantly increased in time.
Brook field, Wisconsin Monitoring Silica Exposures In order to evaluate employee exposure to respirable crystalline silica dust and determine compliance with the OSHA PEL, three key actions must be accomplished: * separate respirable from non-respirable sized particles; * trap and measure the weight of the respirable fraction of particles; * distinguish the form and amount of crystalline silica present in the respirable fraction of the dust.