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The Aging of Sidestream Tobacco Smoke Components in Ambient Environments

  • R. R. Rawbone
  • W. Burns
  • G. Haslett
Part of the International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health Supplement book series (OCCUPATIONAL)

Summary

A large number of sidestream smoke components have been measured over a 50-min time period in a well-defined experimental room. The results show a variable rate of decay following smoking which would suggest that extrapolation from a single measured “marker” to other potential smoke components should be performed with caution.

Keywords

Environmental Tobacco Smoke Ambient Environment Decay Pattern Carbon Monoxide Level Sidestream Smoke 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. R. Rawbone
  • W. Burns
  • G. Haslett

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