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A New Emissions Inventory For Athens And Its Use To Improve Air Quality Predictions

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/AIR950352

Volume

10

Pages

11

Published

1995

Size

1,082 kb

Author(s)

I. Toll, N. Moussiopoulos, P. Sahm, Z. Samaras, T. Zachariadis & M. Aslanoglou

Abstract

Aim of this paper is to describe the methodology followed to create a new emissions inventory for the Greater Athens area in 1990 and the results of its application as input to the photochemical dispersion model MARS. The sources considered are anthropogenic ones: traffic, domestic heating, industry and fuel storage. Emissions coming from road traffic, which is the most impor- tant source of air pollution in Athens, are calcu

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