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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Suspended particulate matter : a report to Congess /
Author Adamson, Lucile F.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1979
Report Number EPA 600/9-79-006; PB82-189556
OCLC Number 745897448
Subjects Air--Pollution--Health aspects. ; Air--Pollution--Research.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-9-79-006 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 09/27/2016
EKBD  EPA-600/9-79-006 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/15/2011
Collation 85 pages : illustrations, charts ; 28 cm
"Feb 79." Includes bibliographical references. "Notice: This document has been reproduced from the best copy furnished us by the sponsoring agency. Although it is recognized that certain portions are illegible, it is being released in the interest of making available as much information as possible." "EPA 600/9-79-006." "PB82-189556." Photocopy
Contents Notes
This report is in response to section 403(a)(1) of the Clean Air Act as Amended August 1977. This report covers: 1) a review of the physical and chemical characteristics of airborne particles (source, composition, and sampling site as related to size) ; 2) a review of the effects of particluate matter on public welfare (ecological, materials, atmospheric, aesthetic) ; 3) the status of human exposure to airborne particles as related to source ; 4) a review of the effects of airborne particles on human health (lung deposition, chemical composition, interactions, and potentiating conditions). 1. Executive summary -- 2. Introduction -- 3. Characteristics of airborne particles -- 4. Aerosols: sources and concentrations -- 5. Effects of airborne particles on human health -- 6. Effects of particulate matter on public welfare -- 7. References.