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Document ID (ISN)18713
CIS number 73-1065
ISSN - Serial title 0002-8894 - American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal
Year 1972
Convention or series no.
American Industrial Hygiene Association
Title Intersociety Committee methods for ambient air sampling and analysis - Report II
Bibliographic information May 1972, Vol.33, No.5, p.353-359.
Abstract This second report (for Report I, see CIS 73-1066), presents 9 standard methods of sampling and analysis for the routine determination of the following pollutants: carbon monoxide, lead-210, radon-222, iodine-131, antimony, selenium, formaldehyde, and gross alpha and gross beta radioactivity. Method of collection, principle, interferences, sensitivity, special reagents and equipment as well as references are given for each method.
Descriptors (primary) harmful substances; sampling methods; sampling and analysis; atmospheric pollution
Descriptors (secondary) formaldehyde; alpha radiation; iodine; USA; report; carbon monoxide; radon; lead; beta radiation; taking of samples; sampling instruments; air sampling; determination in air; selenium; interferences; chemical analysis; antimony
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Environmental pollution
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Air pollution
Environmental pollution