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Title: The impact of particle filtration on indoor air quality in a classroom near a highway

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  1. Public Health Service of Amsterdam, Amsterdam The Netherlands
  2. Public Health Service of Amsterdam, Amsterdam The Netherlands, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences (IRAS), Utrecht University, PO Box 80178 3508 TD Utrecht The Netherlands
  3. Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences (IRAS), Utrecht University, Utrecht The Netherlands
  4. Center for Sustainability, Environment and Health, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), Bilthoven The Netherlands
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USDOE Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability (OE), Power Systems Engineering Research and Development (R&D) (OE-10)
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OSTI ID: 1401675
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Indoor Air
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Journal Name: Indoor Air Journal Volume: 27 Journal Issue: 2; Journal ID: ISSN 0905-6947
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van der Zee, S. C., Strak, M., Dijkema, M. B. A., Brunekreef, B., and Janssen, N. A. H. The impact of particle filtration on indoor air quality in a classroom near a highway. Denmark: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1111/ina.12308.
van der Zee, S. C., Strak, M., Dijkema, M. B. A., Brunekreef, B., & Janssen, N. A. H. The impact of particle filtration on indoor air quality in a classroom near a highway. Denmark. doi:10.1111/ina.12308.
van der Zee, S. C., Strak, M., Dijkema, M. B. A., Brunekreef, B., and Janssen, N. A. H. Sat . "The impact of particle filtration on indoor air quality in a classroom near a highway". Denmark. doi:10.1111/ina.12308.
title = {The impact of particle filtration on indoor air quality in a classroom near a highway},
author = {van der Zee, S. C. and Strak, M. and Dijkema, M. B. A. and Brunekreef, B. and Janssen, N. A. H.},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1111/ina.12308},
journal = {Indoor Air},
number = 2,
volume = 27,
place = {Denmark},
year = {2016},
month = {6}

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