Isabel M Morales Terrés et al.
Journal of environmental management, 91(12), 2754-2762 (2010-09-03)
This paper describes a novel methodology for evaluating the extent to which petrol stations affect their surroundings. The method is based on the fact that the ratio of the concentrations of aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbon pollutants in the air of...
Study of the dispersion of VOCs emitted by a municipal solid waste landfill
Chiriac, R., et al.
Atmospheric Environment, 43 (11), 1926-1931 (2009)
J Dekeirsschieter et al.
Forensic science international, 189(1-3), 46-53 (2009-05-09)
Forensic entomology uses pig carcasses to surrogate human decomposition and to investigate the entomofaunal colonization. Insects communicate with their environment through the use of chemical mediators, which in the case of necrophagous insects, may consist in the cadaveric volatile organic...
Benoît Oury et al.
Journal of occupational and environmental hygiene, 3(10), 547-557 (2006-08-16)
Diffusive sampling is particularly suited to determine time-weighted average volatile organic compound (VOC) concentration in occupational hygiene and environmental air monitoring. The purpose of this study was to measure the sampling rate variation of four different samplers in a special...
Francesc A Esteve-Turrillas et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1216(48), 8549-8556 (2009-10-27)
A new procedure for the passive sampling in air of benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene and xylene isomers (BTEX) is proposed. A low-density polyethylene layflat tube filled with a mixture of solid phases provided a high versatility tool for the sampling of...