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Characterization of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Cloud Deposition at Mount Heng in Southern China

Peng-Hui Li , Yan Wang , Yu-Hua Li, Min-Min Yang, Ming-Hu Sun, Jia Guo, You-Ping Shou, Xianliang Yi, Lei Wang, Zhi-Lin Xi, Zhi-Yong Li

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.07.0311 | Volume: 16| Issue: 12| Pages: 3164-3174

Characterization of PAHs and PCBs in Fly Ashes of Eighteen Coal-Fired Power Plants

Zhiyong Li , Lan Chen, Songtao Liu, Huiqiao Ma, Lei Wang, Caixiu An, Ruiling Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.10.0430 | Volume: 16| Issue: 12| Pages: 3175-3186

Indoor and Outdoor Concentrations of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers on Respirable Particulate in Central and Southern Taiwan

How-Ran Chao, Danielle E. Que, Yan-You Gou, Chun-Yu Chuang, To-Yao Chang, Yi-Chyun Hsu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.11.0472 | Volume: 16| Issue: 12| Pages: 3187-3197

Evaluation of Atmospheric PCDD/Fs at Two High-Altitude Stations in Vietnam and Taiwan during Southeast Asia Biomass Burning

Kai Hsien Chi , Ngo Tuan Hung, Chuan-Yao Lin, Sheng-Hsiang Wang, Chang-Feng Ou-Yang, Chung-Te Lee, Neng-Heui Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.11.0653 | Volume: 16| Issue: 11| Pages: 2706-2715

Investigating Criteria and Organic Air pollutant Emissions from Motorcycles by Using Various Ethanol-Gasoline Blends

Yung-Chen Yao, Jiun-Horng Tsai , I-Ting Wang, Hsin-Ru Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.05.0174 | Volume: 17| Issue: 1| Pages: 167-175

PAHs in Size Fractionate Mainstream Cigarette Smoke, Predictive Deposition and Associated Inhalation Risk

Mahesh Tiwari, Sanjay Kumar Sahu, Gauri Girish Pandit

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.03.0156 | Volume: 17| Issue: 1| Pages: 176-186

Effect of Operating Conditions on PAHs Emission from a Single H2-O2 PEM Fuel Cell

Kuo-Lin Huang , Ming-Sheng Wu, Jen-Hsiung Tsai, Ding-Yan Lin, Shui-Jen Chen, Wen-Jhy Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.06.0280 | Volume: 16| Issue: 9| Pages: 2186-2197

Atmospheric PM2.5 and Depositions of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Kaohsiung Area, Southern Taiwan

Kuan-Lin Lee, Wen-Jhy Lee , John Kennedy Mwangi , Lin-Chi Wang, Xiang Gao, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.04.0168 | Volume: 16| Issue: 7| Pages: 1775-1791

Simultaneous Sampling of Vapor and Particle-Phase Carcinogenic Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons on Functionalized Glass Fiber Filters

Valerio Paolini , Ettore Guerriero, Alessandro Bacaloni, Mauro Rotatori, Paolo Benedetti, Silvia Mosca

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.07.0476 | Volume: 16| Issue: 1| Pages: 175-183

Monitoring, Source Identification and Health Risks of Air Toxics in Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A.

Ilias G. Kavouras , David W. DuBois, George Nikolich, Vic Etyemezian

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.04.0075 | Volume: 15| Issue: 2| Pages: 556-571

Atmospheric Deposition of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans at Coastal and High Mountain Areas in Taiwan

Chandra Suryani R., Wen-Jhy Lee , Endah Mutiara M.P. , John Kennedy Mwangi, Lin-Chi Wang, Neng-Huei Lin, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.04.0246 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1390-1411

Detection of Hormone-Like and Genotoxic Activities in Indoor Dust from Taiwan Using a Battery of in Vitro Bioassays

Pei-Hsin Chou , Chen-Hua Lee, Fung-Chi Ko, You-Ji Lin, Masanobu Kawanishi, Takashi Yagi, I-Chia Li

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.06.0404 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1412-1421
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Primary Air Pollutant Emissions and Future Prediction of Iron and Steel Industry in China

Xuecheng Wu, Lingjie Zhao, Yongxin Zhang, Chenghang Zheng, Xiang Gao , Kefa Cen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.01.0029 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1422-1432

Exposure Assessment of Particulate Matter from Abrasive Treatment of Carbon and Glass Fibre-Reinforced Epoxy-Composites – Two Case Studies

Alexander C.Ø. Jensen , Marcus Levin, Antti J. Koivisto, Kirsten I. Kling, Anne T. Saber, Ismo K. Koponen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.02.0086 | Volume: 15| Issue: 5| Pages: 1906-1916
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Utilization and Improvement of the Adsorption Method for Sampling PCDD/Fs from a Sinter Plant

Mao-Sung Wang, Sheng-Lun Lin , Guo-Ping Chang-Chien, Lin-Chi Wang, Chia-Yang Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.12.0327 | Volume: 15| Issue: 5| Pages: 1917-1932

Particle Size Distributions of PCDD/Fs and PBDD/Fs in Ambient Air in a Suburban Area in Beijing, China

Xian Zhang, Qing-Qing Zhu, Shu-Jun Dong, Hong-Xing Zhang, Xiao-Ke Wang, Mei Wang, Li-Rong Gao, Ming-Hui Zheng

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.06.0421 | Volume: 15| Issue: 5| Pages: 1933-1943
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Emission of PAHs from a Single Hydrogen-Oxygen PEM Fuel Cell: In Relation to Fuel Cell Carbon Materials

Kuo-Lin Huang , Tsung-Hsuan Tsai, Jen-Hsiung Tsai, Shui-Jen Chen, Wen-Jhy Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.08.0489 | Volume: 15| Issue: 7| Pages: 2654-2667

Characteristics and Uncertainty of Industrial VOCs Emissions in China

Xuecheng Wu, Weiwei Huang, Yongxin Zhang, Chenghang Zheng, Xiao Jiang, Xiang Gao , Kefa Cen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.10.0236 | Volume: 15| Issue: 3| Pages: 1045-1058

Characteristics, Sources, and Health Risks of Atmospheric PM2.5-Bound Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Hsinchu, Taiwan

Tzu-Ting Yang , Chin-Yu Hsu, Yu-Cheng Chen, Li-Hao Young, Cheng-Hsiung Huang, Chun-Hung Ku

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.06.0283 | Volume: 17| Issue: 2| Pages: 563-573

Arsenic Exposure during Preventive Maintenance of an Ion Implanter in a Semiconductor Manufacturing Factory

Seunghon Ham, Chungsik Yoon , Sunju Kim, Jihoon Park, Ohun Kwon, Jungjin Heo, Donguk Park, Sangjun Choi, Seungwon Kim, Kwonchul Ha, Won Kim

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.07.0310 | Volume: 17| Issue: 4| Pages: 990-999
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Criteria Pollutants and Volatile Organic Compounds Emitted from Motorcycle Exhaust under Various Regulation Phases

Jiun-Horng Tsai, Yung-Chen Yao, Pei-Hsiu Huang, Hung-Lung Chiang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.04.0155 | Volume: 17| Issue: 5| Pages: 1214-1223

Distribution and Sources of Atmospheric Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons at an Industrial Region in Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Yi-Chieh Lai , Cheng-Hsien Tsai, Ying-Liang Chen, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.11.0482 | Volume: 17| Issue: 3| Pages: 776-787

PBDE Emissions during the Start-up Procedure of an Industrial Waste Incinerator by the Co-Combustion of Waste Cooking Oil and Diesel Fuel

Farran Mack Redfern, Sheng-Lun Lin , Lin-Chi Wang, Jhong-Lin Wu, Endah Mutiara M.P.

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.02.0066 | Volume: 17| Issue: 4| Pages: 975-989
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Influences of Waste Cooking Oil-Based Biodiesel Blends on PAH and PCDD/F Emissions from Diesel Engines in Durability Testing Cycle

Farran Mack Redfern, Sheng-Lun Lin , Lin-Chi Wang , Shun-I Shih

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.03.0114 | Volume: 17| Issue: 5| Pages: 1224-1233

Part I: PM2.5 and Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans (PCDD/Fs) in the Ambient Air of Southern China

Haiyan Tang, Kangping Cui , Jin Xing, Jinning Zhu , Wen-Jhy Lee, John Kennedy Mwangi, Yu-Cheng Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.03.0117 | Volume: 17| Issue: 6| Pages: 1550-1569

Atmospheric Deposition of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Two Cities of Southern China

Jinning Zhu, Haiyan Tang, Jin Xing, Wen-Jhy Lee , Ping Yan , Kangping Cui

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.05.0177 | Volume: 17| Issue: 7| Pages: 1798-1810

Atmospheric Emission Characteristics and Control Policies of Anthropogenic VOCs from Industrial Sources in Yangtze River Delta Region, China

Chenghang Zheng, Jiali Shen, Yongxin Zhang, Xinbo Zhu, Xuecheng Wu, Linghong Chen, Xiang Gao

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.06.0234 | Volume: 17| Issue: 9| Pages: 2263-2275
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Part II: PM2.5 and Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans (PCDD/Fs) in the Ambient Air of Northern China

Jin Xing, Kangping Cui , Haiyan Tang, Wen-Jhy Lee, Lin-Chi Wang, Jinning Zhu , Qianli Huang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.06.0211 | Volume: 17| Issue: 8| Pages: 2010-2026

Atmospheric Deposition of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Two Cities of Northern China

Jinning Zhu, Jin Xing, Haiyan Tang, Wen-Jhy Lee , Ping Yan , Kangping Cui, Qianli Huang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.06.0217 | Volume: 17| Issue: 8| Pages: 2027-2040

Persistent Organic Pollutant Reductions from a Diesel Engine Generator Fueled with Waste Cooking Oil-based Biodiesel Blended with Butanol and Acetone

Jen-Hsiung Tsai, Sheng-Lun Lin, Shui-Jen Chen , Guo-Ping Chang-Chien, Bo-Cheng Jheng, Kuo-Lin Huang, Chih-Chung Lin, Juei-Yu Chiu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.07.0233 | Volume: 17| Issue: 8| Pages: 2041-2050

Seasonal Trends of Atmospheric PAHs in Five Asian Megacities and Source Detection Using Suitable Biomarkers

Mahua Saha, Dusmant Maharana, Rina Kurumisawa, Hideshige Takada , Bee Geok Yeo, Andrea C. Rodrigues, Badal Bhattacharya, Hidetoshi Kumata, Tomoaki Okuda, Kebin He, Yongliang Ma, Fumiyuki Nakajima, Mohamad Pauzi Zakaria, Duong Hoang Giang, Pham Hung Viet

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.05.0163 | Volume: 17| Issue: 9| Pages: 2247-2262
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Size Distribution of Inorganic Elements in Bottom Ashes from Seven Types of Bio-Fuels across Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Region, China

Zhiyong Li , Huiqiao Ma, Lin Fan, Peng Zhao, Lei Wang, Yunjun Jiang, Caixiu An, Aiqin Liu, Zishu Hu, Hui Jin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.08.0296 | Volume: 17| Issue: 10| Pages: 2450-2462

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) at High Mountain Site in North China: Concentration, Source and Health Risk Assessment

Jing Liu, Yan Wang, Peng-Hui Li , You-Ping Shou , Tao Li, Min-Min Yang, Lei Wang, Jun-Jie Yue, Xian-Liang Yi, Li-Qiong Guo

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.08.0288 | Volume: 17| Issue: 11| Pages: 2867-2877

Source Apportionment of Air Pollution and Characteristics of Volatile Organic Compounds in a Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant, North Taiwan

Dika Rahayu Widiana, Sheng-Jie You, Hsi-Hsien Yang, Jung-Hsuan Tsai, Ya-Fen Wang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.09.0317 | Volume: 17| Issue: 11| Pages: 2878-2890
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Atmospheric PM2.5 and Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxin and Dibenzofuran in a Coastal Area of Central Taiwan

Chung-Ling Chen, Shih-Tsung Tang, Jinning Zhu , Sheng-Lun Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.10.0382 | Volume: 17| Issue: 11| Pages: 2829-2846

Gas-Particle Partitioning of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins, Dibenzofurans, and Biphenyls in Flue Gases from Municipal Solid Waste Incinerators

Ying Han, Wenbin Liu , Haifeng Li, Rongrong Lei, Lirong Gao, Guijin Su, Guorui Liu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.09.0308 | Volume: 17| Issue: 11| Pages: 2847-2857
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PCDD/F Formation in Milled Fly Ash: Metal Chloride Catalysis

Ishrat Mubeen, Xiaoqing Lin , Alfons Buekens, Xuan Cao, Shengyong Lu, Minghui Tang, Jianhua Yan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.08.0279 | Volume: 17| Issue: 11| Pages: 2858-2866
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Gas- and Water-Phase PAHs Emitted from a Single Hydrogen-Oxygen PEM Fuel Cell

Kuo-Lin Huang , Tsung-Hsuan Tsai, Shui-Jen Chen, How-Ran Chao, Yi-Ming Kuo, Jen-Hsiung Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.10.0410 | Article In Press

Sensitivity Analysis of PM2.5-Bound Total PCDD/Fs-TEQ Content: In the Case of Wuhu City, China

Weiwei Wang, Kangping Cui , Rong Zhao, Jinning Zhu , Qianli Huang, Wen-Jhy Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.11.0507 | Article In Press