Accession Number : AD0786535

Title :   Protocol for Evaluating Ambient Air Quality Instruments.

Descriptive Note : Final protocol rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE AGENCY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Bond,Curtis A. , Jr. ; Coats,William T.

Report Date : 14 MAY 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : A procedure for evaluating ambient air quality monitors is given. Accuracy, precision, and simplicity of operation of instruments are discussed. Two test series are described which will provide the necessary data to evaluate these three instrument characteristics. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Monitors, *Gas detectors, Ozone, Carbon monoxide, Test methods, Performance(Engineering), Accuracy, Precision, Air pollution, Sulfur oxides, Nitrogen oxides, Methane, Dioxides, Atmospheres, Quality control, Calibration, Air pollution

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE