Evaluation of Real-World Implementation of Partitioning and Negative Pressurization for Preventing the Dispersion of Dust From Renovation Sites

  title={Evaluation of Real-World Implementation of Partitioning and Negative Pressurization for Preventing the Dispersion of Dust From Renovation Sites},
  author={Anna Kokkonen and Markku T. Linnainmaa and Arto S{\"a}{\"a}m{\"a}nen and Vuokko Lappalainen and Mikko Kolehmainen and Pertti Pasanen},
  journal={Annals Of Work Exposures and Health},
Objectives The aim of this study was to assess the implementation of partitioning and the negative pressure method in limiting the dispersion of dust to areas adjacent to renovation sites. Methods The pressure difference between the worksites and adjacent areas and PM10 concentrations in the both zones were measured in 12 renovation sites, and the factors affecting the prevention of dispersion of dust were assessed. Results Poor implementation of partitioning and negative pressurization… Expand
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