Personal Exposure Monitoring
Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
Copyright © 2002 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Environmetrics
How to Cite
Liu, L.-j. S. 2006. Personal Exposure Monitoring. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 4.
- Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
Exposure to a pollutant occurs when an individual encounters the specific pollutant. The science of exposure assessment is to assess how much, how long, and how frequently an individual is exposed to the compounds of interest. Accurate and reliable exposure-related information is essential for informed decisions about protecting and promoting public health.