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Main Title Preliminary Assessment of the 10 Micrometer Particulate Sampling at Eight Locations in the United States.
Author Rodes, C. E. ; Evans, E. G. ;
CORP Author Environmental Monitoring Systems Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.
Year Published 1985
Report Number EPA/600/J-85/040;
Stock Number PB85-220341
Additional Subjects Particle size ; Samplers ; Standards ; Sampling ; Sites ; Assessments ; Revisions ; Concentration(Composition) ; Tables(Data) ; Comparisons ; Information systems ; Air pollution ; Performance evaluation ; Reprints ; Air pollution sampling ; Inhalable particulate network ; Particulate matter ; Total suspended particulate
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB85-220341 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 14p
The first year of PM10 data from EPA's Inhalable Particulate Network are summarized and discussed. The discussion includes comparison among the various samplers and particulate size fractions. The data base is composed of measurements made on an every-sixth-day sampling schedule at 8 different locations in 1982. This preliminary review indicates that the overall ratio of PM10 to TSP is 0.485 and is a reasonably linear relationship. The relationships between PM10 and PM15 are very linear for all sites, increasing the utility of the existing PM15 data bases.