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Concentration Distribution of Volatile Organic Compounds in the Ambient Air of an Industrial Shipbuilding Complex : A Case Study
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 Title & Authors
Concentration Distribution of Volatile Organic Compounds in the Ambient Air of an Industrial Shipbuilding Complex : A Case Study
Lee, Myoung-Eun; Park, Eun-Ok; Chung, Jae-Woo;
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 Abstract
In this study, the spatial and temporal distribution of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in an industrial shipbuilding complex was monitored, and the local characteristics estimated. The major VOC component measured at all of the sampling sites were almost the same as those found at an indoor painting facility, indicating that painting works conducted in the shipyards were a significant source of VOCs in the vicinity of shipbuilding areas. The main parameters affecting the VOCs distribution were the distance between the sampling site and painting work place, and the intensity of the painting works. A quite broad range of VOC concentrations were observed in all of the sampling sites, depending on the intensity of painting works in nearby areas suppressing the typical seasonal and temporal variation trends in VOCs observed in urban areas.
 Keywords
Industrial Shipbuilding Complex;Volatile Organic Compounds;Concentration Distribution;Local Characteristics;
 Language
Korean
 Cited by
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조선소 블록 도장시설에서의 휘발성 유기화합물과 총 탄화수소 농도측정 사례,양성봉;유미선;우경빈;

Journal of Environmental Science International, 2016. vol.25. 8, pp.1177-1189 crossref(new window)
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