Mitigating Residential Exposure to Secondhand Tobacco Smoke

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Journal Article

Release Date: 

June 2006

Full Citation: 

Klepeis NE and Nazaroff WW (2006) Mitigating residential exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke. Atmospheric Environment. 40(23):4408-4422.

Description: 

Article presenting a simulation study on the effectiveness of window, door, and filtration-related strategies for reducing residential secondhand tobacco smoke exposure. Both hypothetical scripted behavior and observed distributions of human time-location patterns in US homes were used as input into the simulation model.

Authors: 

Neil E. Klepeis and William W Nazaroff

Affiliation: 

Environmental Health Sciences, University of California at Berkeley and Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California at Berkeley

Sponsor: 

U.S. EPA; Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute (FAMRI); Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) of California

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Copyright by Elsevier. Permission granted to post preprint.

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