Aerosols emitted in high-temperature processes - guidelines for the assessment of occupational exposure


Elżbieta Jankowska, Małgorzata Pośniak, CIOP-PIB, 2012, ISBN 978-83-7373-115-8

  • Introduction (5)
  • Diesel engine exhaust (5)
  • Welding fume (8)
  • Assessment of exposure to solid particles emitted in high-temperature processes - current status (10)
    • Rules for the sampling of air for the determination of total dust and respirable dust contained in high temperature aerosols (10)
    • Recommendations for the collection and determination of particulates emitted during the combustion of diesel in diesel engines and during welding (13)
      Diesel fuel combustion in diesel engines - test methods.
      Welding - test methods.
    • Assessment of exposure to particles emitted during the combustion of diesel in diesel engines and during welding (21)
  • Comprehensive assessment of exposure to solid particles emitted in high-temperature processes - filtration and weight method (23)
    • Determination of mass concentration of particles fraction - filtration and weight method (23)
    • Determining concentrations and particle size distributions - counting methods (26)
      Concentrations and particle size distribution - SMPS.
      Concentration and particle size distribution - GRIMM.
      The numerical concentration of particles - P-TRAK.
      Mass concentration of particles - DUST-TRAK.
      Surface concentration of particles - AERO-TRAK.
  • Exemplary results of tests of concentrations and dimensional distributions of particles of solids emitted during the combustion of diesel in diesel engines and during welding (29)
    Combustion of diesel in diesel engines.
    Welding.
  • Summary (37)
  • Bibliography (38)