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Main Title Compact, in-stack, three size cut particle classifier /
Author Lacey, George E. ; Cushing, Kenneth M. ; Smith., Wallace B.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Knapp, Kenneth T.
Cushing, Kenneth M.
Smith, Wallace B.
CORP Author Southern Research Inst., Birmingham, Ala.;Environmental Sciences Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, N.C.
Publisher Environmental Sciences Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1977
Report Number EPA-600/7-77-033; EPA-68-02-1736
Stock Number PB-268 238
OCLC Number 53275635
Additional Subjects Classifers ; Particle size distribution ; Impactors ; Electric power plants ; Air pollution ; Sampling ; Design criteria ; Chimneys ; Combustion products ; Industrial wastes ; Aerosols ; Calibrating ; Performance evaluation ; Field tests ; Air pollution sampling ; Stationary sources
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  EPA 600-7-77-033 c.1 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 02/04/2014
EKBD  EPA-600/7-77-033 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 10/24/2003
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-7-77-033 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ELBD RPS EPA 600-7-77-033 repository copy AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/17/2014
ESAD  EPA 600-7-77-033 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
NTIS  PB-268 238 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation x, 84 p. : ill., forms ; 28 cm.
Abstract A compact, in-stack, three size cut particle classifier was designed, fabricated and tested. The classifer consists of a two-stage impactor and back-up filter designed to measure the particulate emissions from sources in three size ranges: greater than 3 micrometer, approximately 1-3 micrometer, greater than 1 micrometer. Three sets of jet plates (two jet plates per set) are included. Each set is designed for a different flow rate; however, all particle size cutpoints produce data in the three size ranges of interest. A choice of flow rates is desirable to allow reasonable sampling times at particulate emission sources with both high and low mass loadings. The classifier was calibrated in the laboratory with monodisperse aerosols from a vibrating orifice aerosol generator. In field tests at three power plants, particle size distribution by the classifier were compared to particle size distributions by Andersen and Brink samplers. With this compact sampling system, measurements of the three size fractions are possible over a wide range of test conditions.
Notes Project Officer: Kenneth T. Knapp. Southern Research Institute "April 1977." Includes bibliographical references. "EPA-600/7-77-033."
Place Published Research Triangle Park, N.C.
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Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency.; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development.; Environmental Sciences Research Laboratory.; Southern Research Institute (Birmingham, Ala.)
Corp Au Ser Add Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Interagency energy-environment research and development program report ; EPA-600/7-77-033.
PUB Date Free Form 1977
Series Title Untraced Interagency energy-environment research and development program report ; EPA-600/7-77-033
NTIS Prices PC A05/MF A01
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20140625140347
Language eng
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 01756cam 2200385Ka 45020