STP555: Filter Media for Atmospheric Sampling and Analysis

    Smith, WJ
    Consultant, Arlington, Mass.

    Benson, AL
    Development engineer, Arthur D. Little, Inc., Cambridge, Mass.

    Pages: 6    Published: Jan 1974


    Abstract

    Filter media now available for use in the analysis of atmospheres were not designed for such purpose and have some serious deficiencies. Properties of typical filters are stated. The problem is discussed and some directions are indicated toward possible improvement.

    Keywords:

    air, air cleaners, air filters, atmospheric analysis, particle size distribution


    Paper ID: STP38974S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D22.04

    DOI: 10.1520/STP38974S


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