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Particle sizes in slash fire smoke.

Author(s):

David V. Sandberg
Robert E. Martin

Year:

1975

Publication type:

Research Paper (RP)

Primary Station(s):

Pacific Northwest Research Station

Source:

Res. Pap. PNW-RP-199. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 7 p

Description

Particulate emissions are the most objectionable atmospheric contaminant from forest burning. Little is known of the particulate sizes, and this research was done under laboratory conditions to obtain particle size information. Comments are made concerning techniques for future work in this field.

Citation

Sandberg, David V.; Martin, Robert E. 1975. Particle sizes in slash fire smoke. Res. Pap. PNW-RP-199. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 7 p

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