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SEL Number: 07CD-01-DPFP
Title: Detector, Flame Photometry, Point

Last Updated: 6/23/2022 3:12:54 PM

Previous SEL Number: 07CD-01-DPFP

Description: Flame photometry detector for point chemical detection.
DIQCode: [D,I,Q]

ImportantFeatures: Detects elemental components of materials such as nitrogen, phosphorous, arsenic, and sulfur.

Operating Considerations: Not for use in explosive atmospheres unless independently certified and tested as explosion proof. Check certification.
Non-specific, general sensing of materials containing specific elements. Generally sold as chemical warfare agent detectors, but just as useful for toxic industrial chemicals with similar elemental compositions.
Requires hydrogen fuel (expensive to ship, buy in bulk to reduce cost).
ICostRating: $$
MCostRating: $$

Training Requirements: Core Training: NFPA 470 Chapter 8 or Chapter 10.
Initial Training: Minimal (<1 day)
Sustainment Training: Minimal (<1 day)

Mandatory Standards:

Applicable Standards and References:

  • REL: Full Canadian Recommended Equipment List
  • REL: LOS-1, Multi-Agency Intervention
  • REL: LOS-2, Scout/Reconnaissance Mission
  • REL: LOS-3, Suspicious Powder Response