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Historical perspective of personal dust sampling in coal mines.
Kissell-FN; Volkwein-JC; Kohler-J
Mine Ventilation. Lisse, Netherlands: A. A. Balkema, 2002 Oct; :619-623
Proper measurement of dust particle concentration is a critical step toward the elimination of dust-related occupational disease. This paper examines the development of dust sampling methods in U.S. coal mines, with emphasis on the benefits of personal sampling and on recent developments that permit real- time assessment of dust exposure.
Dust-particles; Dust-exposure; Dust-samplers; Dust-sampling; Dust-analysis; Occupational-diseases; Coal-miners; Coal-mining; Mining-industry; Underground-mining; Underground-miners
Book or book chapter; Conference/Symposia Proceedings
Research Tools and Approaches: Exposure Assessment Methods
Mine Ventilation: Proceedings of the North American/Ninth US Mine Ventilation Symposium, Kingston, Ontario, Canada June 8-12 2002
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