submitted to DOE but shall not be implemented until approved. DOE shall
communicate, as appropriate, with the filter industry to promote technology
development and/or exchange of information developed by the TSG. The TSG is
also to play a role in recommending technical adequacy of new filter types or
special filters per section 5.5 of this standard.
Technical Review Committee
A Technical Review Committee (TRC) is established under this program as an
advisory group composed of filter manufacturers, university representatives, and
subject matter experts. The TRC shall perform the following functions: provide
formal review and comment on the content of these standards; provide formal
review and comment on matters relating to selection and development of new test
aerosols or test methods; provide recommendations to DOE via a ballot process
on issues related to these standards, selection of new test aerosols, or selection
of new test methods; and participate in the process of reviewing technical
adequacy of new filter types or special filters per section 5.5 of this standard.