WIT Press

Local Air Time Quality Management In Bootle Maritime, Merseyside, UK

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/AIR950532

Volume

10

Pages

7

Published

1995

Size

698 kb

Author(s)

D.E. Conlan, J.W.S. Longhurst, J. Bantock, C. Beer & G. Mahoneyk

Abstract

The practical implications of local air quality management by reference to a year long air quality study of the Bootle Maritime City Challenge Area in Sefton on Mersey side in north west England is discussed. Emissions estimates were made for this area using a pro rota and estimates from point sources method. These indicated that the primary sources of emission are domestic, road transport and shipping activities. A short term monitoring programme was also undertaken to ascertain the current air quality status. This indicated that concentrations of total suspended particulates and o

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