MacNeill, M and Kearney, J and Wallace, L and Gibson, M and Heroux, M-E and Kuchta, J and Guernsey, JR and Wheeler, AJ, Quantifying the contribution of ambient and indoor-generated fine particles to indoor air in residential environments, Indoor Air, 24, (4) pp. 362-375. ISSN 0905-6947 (2014) [Refereed Article]
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PRACTICAL IMPLICATIONS: Ambient and non-ambient particles have different risk management approaches, composition, and likely toxicity. Therefore, a better understanding of their contribution to the indoor environment is important to manage the health risks associated with fine particles (FPs) effectively. As well, a better understanding of the factors Finf can help improve exposure assessment and contribute to reduced exposure misclassification in epidemiologic studies.
|Item Type:||Refereed Article|
|Keywords:||Ambient component, Fine particulate matter, Indoor Air Quality, Infiltration factor (Finf), Non-ambient component|
|Research Division:||Medical and Health Sciences|
|Research Group:||Public Health and Health Services|
|Research Field:||Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety|
|Objective Group:||Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)|
|Objective Field:||Environmental Health|
|Author:||Wheeler, AJ (Dr Amanda Wheeler)|
|Web of Science® Times Cited:||18|
|Deposited By:||Menzies Institute for Medical Research|
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