What’s in That Smoke?

Article ID: 682738

Released: 11-Oct-2017 3:15 PM EDT

Source Newsroom: Los Alamos National Laboratory

Expert Pitch

Manvendra Dubey of Los Alamos National Laboratory is studying the complex brew of chemicals in smoke and their long-term health and environmental effects as the plume spread thousands of miles downwind.

Dubey can talk about the chemical composition of smoke, potential health and environmental hazards, and how the analysis can reveal a fire’s origins.