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Uniform Terminology for Air Quality

Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.org

ASAE  ANSI/ASABE S588.1   November  2016

Keywords: Air Quality, Dust, Odor, Terminology

1 Purpose and scope

1.1 The purpose of this Standard is to establish uniformity in terms used within the field of outdoor rural air quality. This Standard is also to serve as a focal point for the development of new useful terms associated with air quality in rural areas.

1.2 By these definitions, results from existing and newly developed measurement techniques and equipment can be compared and rated as to intended purpose and performance.

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