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Determination and Assessment of Suspended Particulate Matters In Relation To Health and Environment

Kamaroll Zaman, Syahenaz (2009) Determination and Assessment of Suspended Particulate Matters In Relation To Health and Environment. Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This report basically discusses the study conducted and the basic understanding in ambient air quality monitoring of particulate matter. Particulate matter (PM) was measured in two different locations; residential area and industrial area in Ipoh, Perak. Three set of sampling were collected during working days and weekend using a device called MicroVol-1100. In addition, the samplings are conducted on a threehour basis. The particulate matter concentrations were found in the range of 41 J.Lg/m3 and 91 J.Lg/m3 • The particulate matter concentrations were all below the guidelines which are provided by Department of Environment, Malaysia (DOE). Furthermore, this study includes the effects of particulate matter in relation health and environment. In terms of health, exposure to particulate matter regardless short or long period can cause respiratory and cardiovascular illness and even death. Meanwhile, in terms of effects on the environment, the particulate matter can cause a significant effect to the vegetation, animals and visibility. iii

Item Type: Final Year Project
Academic Subject : Academic Department - Chemical Engineering - Material Development
Subject: T Technology > TP Chemical technology
Divisions: Engineering > Chemical
Depositing User: Users 2053 not found.
Date Deposited: 22 Oct 2013 09:56
Last Modified: 22 Oct 2013 09:56
URI: http://utpedia.utp.edu.my/id/eprint/9200

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