Direct-reading instruments for aerosols: A review for occupational health and safety professionals part 2: Applications

Maura J. Sheehan, Donna J. H. Vosburgh, Patrick T. O’Shaughnessy, Jae Hong Park & Cathy Sotelo
Direct reading instruments (DRIs) for aerosols have been used in industrial hygiene practice for many years, but their potential has not been fully realized by many occupational health and safety professionals. Although some DRIs quantify other metrics, this article will primarily focus on DRIs that measure aerosol number, size, or mass. This review addresses three applications of aerosol DRIs that occupational health and safety professionals can use to discern, characterize, and document exposure conditions and...

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