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Dr. Bethany K. Kunz Sets up a Mobile-Mounted Dust Meter

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Dr. Bethany K. Kunz sets up a mobile-mounted dust meter, which measures concentrations of particulate matter across a range of particle sizes. She and her team use the meter to determine the effectiveness of dust control treatments on roads and estimate human exposure to dust in the inhalable size range. Dr. Kunz received the 2017 Environmental Excellence Award from the Federal Highway Administration for her exemplary research to advance knowledge of the effects of transportation on the natural environment.


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