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Personal respirable mass sampling procedure.
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, National Center for Urban and Industrial Health, Occupational Health Progam, RR-7, 1967 Jan; :1-13
A sampling procedure and equipment are described for use with a threshold limit value proposed for dust on the basis of respirable mass concentration. The procedure involves weighing the sample, and calculation of the mass concentration, from a filter membrane field monitor worn by the subject.
Air-quality-control; Measurement-instrumentation; Respirable-dusts; Particle-size; Air-contaminants; Airborne-particles
Occupational Health Progam
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