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Georgia Institute of Technology report now available
Read "Characterization of Volatile Organic Compound Emissions from Consumer Level Material Extrusion 3D Printers and Their Relationship with Particle Emissions"
Presentation from ISES-ISEE 2018 Conference
"A Study on Flame Retardants in Residential Furniture and Impact on Human Exposure and Flammability Control"
Abstract from Indoor Air 2018
"Emissions from Consumer Fused Deposition Modelling 3D Printers and Their Potential Health Impact"