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NIST Develops Tool to Determine Best Rooms for N95 Mask Disinfecting


The National Institutes of Standards and Technology offers a new tool that would allow hospitals to identify rooms suitable for N95 mask disinfecting activities. NIST said Thursday its new tool provides an estimation of how much vaporized hydrogen peroxide would be absorbed by masks in certain rooms.

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Rep. Ralph Abraham Proposes Bill to Hold Federal Agency Heads Accountable for Cyber Breaches

Rep. Ralph Abraham (R-Louisiana) has introduced a bill that seeks to help federal agencies build up their cybersecurity procedures and hold agency heads accountable for failure to enforce measures needed to prevent cyber attacks. The proposed “Cybersecurity Responsibility and Accountability Act” would direct the director of the National Institutes of …

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