AN ASSESSMENT OF INDOOR PM2.5 CONCENTRATIONS AT A MEDICAL FACULTY IN ISTANBUL, TURKEY


Yurtseven E. , Erdogan M. S. , Ulus T., Sahin U. A. , Onat B. , Erginoz E., ...More

ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION ENGINEERING, vol.38, no.1, pp.115-127, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION ENGINEERING
  • Page Numbers: pp.115-127

Abstract

Indoor PM2.5 levels have been measured in the Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty during the autumn of 2007 between September and December. PM2.5 was measured for a period of 8 h during the workday (8.30 a.m.-4.30 p.m.). The maximum PM2.5 level equal to 388.5 mu g/m(3) was found at the administrative building. The highest average PM2.5 was 160.1 mu g/m(3) measured at the waiting room of central laboratory.