L10_ Heat Stress 2012 NEW

One met is defined as 1 kcalkghour and is roughly

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Unformatted text preview: e resting metabolic rate. One MET is defined as 1 kcal/kg/hour and is roughly equivalent to the energy cost of sitting quietly. A MET also is defined as oxygen uptake in ml/kg/min with one MET equal to the oxygen cost of sitting quietly, equivalent to 3.5 ml/kg/min. Metabolic Demand National Cancer Institute Arizona State https://sites.google.com/site/compendiumofphysicalactivities/home 11070 11080 11090 11100 11110 4.0 5.3 chambermaid, hotel housekeeper, making bed, cleaning bathroom, pushing cart coal mining, drilling coal, rock 5.0 coal mining, erecting supports 5.5 coal mining, general 6.3 coal mining, shoveling coal Work Load The Heat Index Outdoors with solar load W...
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