Introduction to Particulate Matter

Particulate matter (PM) is airborne particles and droplets, that can be inhaled. Some PM is formed through physical motion, like pulverized dust getting wind swept, and other PM is formed through gaseous chemical reactions in the atmosphere. Particulate matter is regulated because it has negative health consequences, especially when it is small enough to travel deep into the lungs, and be respired.

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MiniVol pre-deployment preparation, Updated

by mathew almost 2 years ago | 0 | 367 | 1


UWEC air quality monitoring

by bkleist almost 2 years ago | 3 | 241 | 2


Site Survey for a Minivol

by mathew almost 2 years ago | 0 | 462 | 1


Troubleshooting leaks on the MiniVol

by mathew almost 2 years ago | 0 | 162 | 0


Frac sand hotspot testing and site survey

by stevie about 2 years ago | 0 | 407 | 1




Air Quality Monitoring at UWEC

by bkleist about 2 years ago | 10 | 177 | 3


MiniVol pre-deployment preparation, with images

by mathew about 2 years ago | 0 | 179 | 1




Minivol PM monitoring deployment

by mathew about 2 years ago | 0 | 121 | 0


MiniVol pre-deployment preparation

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ShenangoChannel.org - a dashboard for monitoring and sharing

by liz about 2 years ago | 5 | 101 | 3


Overview: MiniVol PM monitor

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Dustduino potentiometer testing

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Microscope from Tablet Computer

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DIY microscope resources

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