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Air particulate pollution in Kuala Lumpur – A statistical consideration

Mohd. Yusoff, Mohd. Rashid (1988) Air particulate pollution in Kuala Lumpur – A statistical consideration. In: First Islamic Countries Conference On Statistical Sciences, 27 - 31 August, 1998, Lohore, Pakistan. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The 24-h average concentrations of inhalable (IPM) and total suspended particulate (TSP) matter collected at one site of Kuala Lumpur were studied. Both IPM and TSP were highly correlated (r = 0.81) with a positive intercept on the TSP axis which clearly indicates that the IPM constitutes a portion of the TSP concentration. The impact of meteorology parameter such as wind speed and rainfall on the particulate concentrations using a simple linear regression analysis are also discussed in thi paper.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects:T Technology > TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering
Divisions:Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering (Formerly known)
ID Code:3822
Deposited By: Halimahtun Saadiah M. Saaid
Deposited On:05 Jul 2007 01:33
Last Modified:01 Jun 2010 03:12

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