"Soot" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A dark powdery deposit of unburned fuel residues, composed mainly of amorphous CARBON and some HYDROCARBONS, that accumulates in chimneys, automobile mufflers and other surfaces exposed to smoke. It is the product of incomplete combustion of carbon-rich organic fuels in low oxygen conditions. It is sometimes called lampblack or carbon black and is used in INK, in rubber tires, and to prepare CARBON NANOTUBES.
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Yang M, Li Y, Meng T, Zhang L, Niu Y, Dai Y, Gao W, Bloom MS, Dong G, Zheng Y. Ultrafine CB-induced small airway obstruction in CB-exposed workers and mice. Sci Total Environ. 2019 Jun 25; 671:866-873.
Im J, Lee CM, Coates JT. Comparison of two reference black carbons using a planar PCB as a model sorbate. Chemosphere. 2008 Mar; 71(4):621-8.