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Air, 5. Emission Measurements

  1. Klaus Lützke

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o02_o05

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

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Lützke, K. 2011. Air, 5. Emission Measurements. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

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  1. RWTÜV Anlagentechnik GmbH, Essen, Germany

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  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011


The article contains sections titled:

2.Objectives and Planning of Measurements
3.Requirements for Measurement Techniques and Measurement Stations
3.1.Quality of Measurement Methods
3.2.Choice and Equipment of Measurement Stations
4.Requirements for Continuous Measurement and Associated Computer Systems
4.1.Minimum Legal Requirements
4.2.Testing the Suitability of Continuous Measurement Methods and Evaluation Computers
4.3.Testing and Calibration of Measurement Equipment
5.Physical State Parameters, Reference Value Measurements, and Evaluation Computers
5.2.Moisture Content
5.3.Carbon Dioxide Content
5.4.Oxygen Content
5.5.Evaluation Computers
6.Measurement of Gas Velocity and Flow Rate
7.Measurement of Particles
7.2.Discontinuous Methods
7.3.Continuous Methods
7.3.1.Optical Methods
7.3.2.Radiometric Methods
7.4.Particle Size of Dusts
7.5.Heavy Metals as Dust Constituents
8.Measurement of Gaseous Inorganic Emissions
8.2.Sulfur Oxides
8.2.1.Discontinuous Methods
8.2.2.Continuous Methods
8.3.Nitrogen Oxides
8.4.Carbon Monoxide
8.5.Fluorine Compounds
8.6.Chlorine Compounds
8.7.Hydrogen Sulfide
9.Measurement of Gaseous Organic Compounds
9.2.Measurement of Total-C
9.3.Chlorinated Hydrocarbons
9.3.1.Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins and Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans (PCDD/F)
9.3.2.Polychlorinated Biphenyls
9.3.3.Chlorobenzenes and Chlorophenols
9.3.4.Volatile Chlorinated Hydrocarbons
9.5.Other Compounds
10.Measurement of Odor Emissions