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Airmetrics MiniVol TAS
Ambient Air Monitor

The MiniVol™ Tactical Air Sampler (TAS) is a portable ambient air sampler for particulate matter that can also be configured for sampling various air toxics. While not a reference method sampler, the mass concentrations of the MiniVol™ TAS gives results that closely agree with reference method concentrations. Both accurate and precise, the battery operated, lightweight MiniVol™ TAS is ideal for sampling at remote sites or areas without power network. The MiniVol™ TAS features a 7-day programmable timer, a constant flow control system, an elapsed time totalizer, rechargeable battery packs, and an all-weather enclosure.

Quanity: TBD

For equipment availability, please contact:
Farshid Farsi
US EPA - TAMS Center
4220 S. Maryland Parkway, Bldg C
Las Vegas, NV 89119
702-784-8263
Farsi.Farshid@epa.gov


POLLUTANTS MONITORED MANUFACTURER RECOMMENDED USES TECHNICAL DOCUMENTS
  • PM 10
  • PM 2.5
  • TSP
  • PM2.5 FRM network validation studies
  • Urban air quality studies
  • Fugitive dust from cropland erosion - PM10, PM2.5, TSP
  • Monitoring dust at landfill remediation sites
  • Perimeter sampling at industrial/manufacturing sites - PM10, PM2.5, TSP
  • Fence line sampling at coal-fired plants
  • Background dust monitoring at mining and gravel operations - TSP





For technical equipment support and troubleshooting, please contact:
Chris Lee, TAMS Co-Director
702/784-8278
Christopher.lee@nau.edu

For quality assurance support, please contact:
Melinda Ronca-Battista

602/616-2218
Melinda.Ronca-Battista@nau.edu

Kent Bartholomew
702/784-8268
Bartholomew.Wallace@epa.gov
If you would like to view tribal examples of quality assurance project plans, standard operating procedures or other technical supporting documents, please visit: www.datatools.tamscenter.com.