Biodiesel Effects on Particulate Radiocarbon ( 14 C ) Emissions From a Diesel Engine

@inproceedings{Bennett2008BiodieselEO,
  title={Biodiesel Effects on Particulate Radiocarbon ( 14 C ) Emissions From a Diesel Engine},
  author={Maren Bennett and John Volckens and Rudy Stanglmaier and Ann P. McNichol and William D. Ellenson and Charles W. Lewis},
  year={2008}
}
The relative amount of C in a sample of atmospheric particulate matter (PM), defined as percent modern carbon (pMC), allows EPA to infer the fraction of PM derived from anthropogenic pollution sources. With increased use of biofuels that contain C, the main assumption of the two-source model, that C is solely derived from biogenic sources, may become invalid. The goal of this study was to determine the C content of PM emitted from an off-highway diesel engine running on commercial grade… CONTINUE READING
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