Real-Time Monitoring of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Respirable Suspended Particles from Environmental Tobacco Smoke...

Document Type: 

Conference Proceedings

Release Date: 

1994

Full Citation: 

Ott WR, Wilson NK, Klepeis NE, Switzer P (1994) "Real-Time Monitoring of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Respirable Suspended Particles from Environmental Tobacco Smoke in a Home," Presented at the International Symposium: "Measurement of Toxic and Related Air Pollutants," Air and Waste Management Association, Omni Durham Hotel, Durham, NC, May 3-6, 1994.

Description: 

Conference paper containing a description of experiments involving the smoking of a Marlboro cigarette and a Kentucky Research cigarette in a house -- conducted to provide a side-by-side comparison of a real-time PAH sensor (Ecochem PAS 1000i) and a real-time respirable suspended particle (RSP) monitor (TSI 8510 piezobalance).

Authors: 

Wayne R. Ott, Nancy K. Wilson, Neil E. Klepeis, and Paul Switzer

Affiliation: 

Atmospheric Research and Exposure Assessment Laboratory, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Stanford University, Department of Statistics

Sponsor: 

Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) of California

License: 

Free to the public

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