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Accession Number PB2013-100207
Title Assessment Methods for Nanoparticles in the Workplace.
Publication Date Oct 2008
Media Count 25p
Personal Author P. T. O'Shaughnessy
Abstract The aims of this research were to: Identify and evaluate methods to measure airborne nanoparticle concentrations; characterize nanoparticles using a complementary suite of techniques to assess their surface and bulk physical and chemical properties; and d ...
Keywords Aerosols
Air pollution sampling
Airborne dusts
Analytical methods
Chemical properties
Filters
Health effects
Industrial hygiene
Measurement
Nanoparticles
Nanotechnology
Occupational exposure
Occupational workers
Particle counters
Particulates
Physical properties
Test equipment


 
Source Agency National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
NTIS Subject Category 57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
68A - Air Pollution & Control
68G - Environmental Health & Safety
99F - Physical & Theoretical Chemistry
71 - Materials Sciences
Corporate Author Iowa Univ., Iowa City. Inst. for Rural and Environmental Health.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1301
Contract Number N/A

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