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Document ID (ISN)63829
CIS number 95-257
ISBN(s) 0-442-00486-9
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Willeke K., Baron P.A.
Title Aerosol measurement - Principles, techniques and applications
Bibliographic information Van Nostrand Reinhold, 115 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10003, USA, 1993. xviii, 876p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Index. Available from: International Thomson Publishing Services Ltd., Cheriton House, North Way, Andover, Hampshire SP10 5BE, United Kingdom. Price: GBP 82.50.
Abstract Part I of this manual presents the fundamentals of aerosol measurement (sampling and transport of aerosols, general measurement methods, factors affecting aerosol measurement quality, methods of size distribution data analysis). Part II provides details of instrumental techniques and Part III describes applications (industrial hygiene, measurement of asbestos and other fibres, mine aerosol measurement, ambient air sampling, fugitive dust emissions, indoor aerosols and aerosol exposure, clean-room measurements, radioactive aerosols).
Descriptors (primary) airborne dust; sampling and analysis; dust measurement; aerosols
Descriptors (secondary) particle size distribution; test aerosol generation; fibre counts; radon; asbestos; radioactive substances; underground mining; manuals; exposure evaluation; optical particle counters; calibration; instrumentation; air sampling; electrical aerosol analysis; aerosol photometer; determination in air; filtration sampling; description of technique; glossary; description of equipment
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Radon