Accession Number : AD0757860

Title :   Air Pollutant Emissions from JP-4 Fires Used in Fire Fighting Training.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH LAB MCCLELLAN AFB CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Suggs,Harry J.

Report Date : NOV 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : Sampling was conducted at the Fire Training Facility at Treasure Island Naval Station to determine emission factors applicable to the JP-4 fires used in Air Force Fire Training exercises. Sampling methods and data analysis is shown. Total pollutant emissions are nearly a half pound for every pound of fuel consumed, with particulates and carbon monoxide constituting the predominant mass fraction. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIR POLLUTION, FIRES), (*FIRES, *JET ENGINE FUELS), SAMPLING, PARTICLES, CARBON DIOXIDE, CARBON MONOXIDE, HYDROCARBONS, TRAINING DEVICES, MILITARY FACILITIES, COMBUSTION PRODUCTS

Subject Categories : Air Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE