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Main Title Measurement and Decomposition of Total Exposure Using the Total-Isolated-by-Microenvironment-Exposure (Time) Monitor.
Author Moschandreas, D. J. ; Akland, G. G. ; Gordon, S. M. ;
CORP Author IIT Research Inst., Chicago, IL. ;Battelle, Columbus, OH.;Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Office of Modeling, Monitoring Systems, and Quality Assurance.
Publisher c1994
Year Published 1994
Report Number EPA-68-D0-0007; EPA/600/J-94/554;
Stock Number PB95-148151
Additional Subjects Volatile organic compounds ; Air pollution monitors ; Exposure ; Humans ; Risk assessment ; Reprints ; Time dependence ; Public health ; Concentration(Composition) ; Design criteria ; Performance evaluation ; Temporal dose distribution ; TIME monitors ; Personal exposure monitors ; TIME(Total Isolated by Microenvironment Exposure)
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NTIS  PB95-148151 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 03/06/1995
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Abstract
This paper describes a new, highly compact and lightweight monitor that directly measures personal exposure resolved into four microenvironments. The device is the Total-Isolated-by-Microenvironment-Exposure (TIME) monitor. The monitor can identify electronically a subject's microenvironment and measure the time and the concentrations of air pollutants while the subject is in that microenvironment. A sensor electronically directs the air it samples from a microenvironment to a sampling collector (sorbent tube) uniquely associated with each of the four microenvironments: indoors-nonoccupational, indoors occupational, in-transit, and outdoors. Over a period of 24-hours, the TIME monitor measures exposures in the four microenvironments and, by adding the concentrations for the four components, the monitor provides a measure of total daily exposure. (Copyright (c) 1994 Princeton Scientific Publishing Co. Inc.)