International Journal of Health and Life Sciences

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Investigation of the Concentration of Air Pollutants in Ambient Air of Babol City

Seyede Houriye Fallah 1 , Hossein Ali Asgharnia 1 , Abdoliman Amouei 1 , Ali Akbar Mohammadi 2 , * and Soghra Mehdipoor 3
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1 Department of Environmental Health Engineering, Faculty of Paramedical Sciences, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, IR Iran
2 Department of Environmental Health Engineering, Neyshabur University of Medical Sciences, Neyshabur, IR Iran
3 Student Research Committee, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Health and Life Sciences: January 2018, 4 (1); e79606
  • Published Online: June 25, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 23, 2018
  • Accepted: June 3, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhls.79606

To Cite: Fallah S H, Asgharnia H A, Amouei A, Mohammadi A A, Mehdipoor S. Investigation of the Concentration of Air Pollutants in Ambient Air of Babol City, Int J Health Life Sci. 2018 ; 4(1):e79606. doi: 10.5812/ijhls.79606.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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