Smoke

Smoke

Smoke is an aerosol or mixture of particulates suspended in a gas (air) that comprises a airborne solids, liquid particulates and gases emitted when a material undergoes combustion or pyrolysis. Smoke particulates vary in size, and depending on particle size, smoke can be visible or invisible to the naked eye.

Particle Size Comparison (Hair Sand Smoke)

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