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Heterogeneous photocatalysis applied to indoor building material: towards an improved indoor air quality
(Trans Tech Publications Inc., 2011-08)
In the present article, kinetics of the photocatalytic oxidation (PCO) of nitric oxide (NO, as a typical air pollutant) is addressed. An extended Langmuir-Hinshelwood reaction rate model is proposed to describe the PCO of ...
Influence of atmospheric air pollution on indoor air quality: Comparison of chemical pollutants and mutagenicity levels in Santiago (Chile)
(S. Karger AG, 1997)
The influence of atmospheric pollution on indoor air quality (IAQ) was studied in downtown Santiago (Chile). Carbon monoxide (CO), nicotine, the mass of respirable particulate matter below 5 μm (PM5 fraction) and total and ...
Indoor air quality assessment of elementary schools in Curitiba, Brazil
The promotion of good indoor air quality in schools is of particular public concern for two main reasons: (1) school-age children spend at least 30% of their time inside classrooms and (2) indoor air quality in urban areas ...
Indoor Air quality related to occupancy at an air-conditioned public building
(Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology, 2014)
Indoor and personal carbon monoxide exposure risk assessment in sample of apartment buildings in Santiago, Chile
Indoor carbon monoxide (CO) exposure is considered around the world as one of the most important causes of poisoning with fatal outcomes. This study determined indoor CO levels and personal CO exposure and related risk ...
Impact of outdoor pollution on indoor air quality. The case of downtown Santiago (Chile) Influencia de la contaminación atmosférica en la calidad de aire de interiores. El caso del centro de Santiago (Chile).
The influence of outdoor pollution on indoor air quality was studied in downtown Santiago(Bandera street). Carbon monoxide (CO), nicotine, particulate matter, respirable fraction (PM5) and total and carcinogenic polyaromatic ...
The potential for indoor ultrafine particle reduction using vegetation under laboratory conditions
(Sage Publications, 2018)
Ultrafine particle pollution is a health concern in indoor and outdoor settings. Reducing ultrafine particle exposure and concentrations in populated areas is therefore an important research topic. Our study assesses the ...