You are being redirected because this document is part of your ASTM Compass® subscription.
    This document is part of your ASTM Compass® subscription.

    If you are an ASTM Compass Subscriber and this document is part of your subscription, you can access it for free at ASTM Compass

    Filter Media for Atmospheric Sampling and Analysis

    Published: 01 January 1974

      Format Pages Price  
    PDF (80K) 6 $25   ADD TO CART
    Complete Source PDF (3.5M) 186 $58   ADD TO CART

    Cite this document

    X Add email address send
      .RIS For RefWorks, EndNote, ProCite, Reference Manager, Zoteo, and many others.   .DOCX For Microsoft Word


    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.


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

    Author Information:

    Smith, WJ
    Consultant, Arlington, Mass.

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

    Committee/Subcommittee: D22.04

    DOI: 10.1520/STP38974S