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Air particulates

James S. Ferguson

Air particulates

no. 1, study number 22; report of a study conducted by the Analytical Reference Service

by James S. Ferguson

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Division of Air Pollution in Cincinnati .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air -- Pollution -- Measurement.,
  • Microscopy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] James S. Ferguson, Ronald T. Cope [and] Earl F. McFarren.
    SeriesEnvironmental health series: Air pollution, Public Health Service publication no. 999-AP-22., Public Health Service publication ;, no. 999-AP-22.
    ContributionsCope, Ronald T., joint author., McFarren, Earl F., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD890 .F46
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 75 p.
    Number of Pages75
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6008120M
    LC Control Number66060731

    The concentration of air- borne tire particulate matter in urban areas appears to be about 1 microgram/cu m or 1% of the total particulate loading. The nationwide production of airborne tire particulates (ab tons/yr) does not appear to justify the consideration of tire wear as a major source of pollution. Particulate matter. Particulate matter is generic term to classify air pollutants comprising of suspended particles in air, varying in composition and size, resulting from various anthropogenic activities. Industrial facilities, Power plants, vehicles, incinerators, dust and fires are the major source of particulate matter.

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      Previous papers have described finding airborne microplastics in, among other places, Europe, China and in the Arctic. The new paper, published Thursday in the . Air pollution - Air pollution - Fine particulates: Very small fragments of solid materials or liquid droplets suspended in air are called particulates. Except for airborne lead, which is treated as a separate category, they are characterized on the basis of size and phase (i.e., solid or liquid) rather than by chemical composition. For example, solid particulates between roughly 1 and μm.


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