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The Development And Implementation Of A Database Driven Web-enabled Integrated System For Air Quality Observation And Analysis

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/AIR010451

Volume

47

Pages

7

Published

2001

Size

578 kb

Author(s)

R. Rorich & D. Sakulski

Abstract

The development and implementation of a database driven web-enabled integrated system for air quality observation and analysis R. Rorich* & D. Sakulskf ^Technology Services International (TSI), a Division ofESKOM Enterprises - South Africa ^MANIR South Africa c.c., South Africa Abstract Environmental Technologies, a section of Technology Services International (TSI), a division of Eskom Enterprises, has been undertaking investigative ambient air quality monitoring on behalf of Eskom Research Division, the major power utility in Africa, and other industry, since the late 1970s. Presently, TSI is managing eighteen continuous air quality monitoring stations, generating strategic information comprising air pollution and meteorological parameters for various organisations. In addition, there are 45 discontinued sites from locations in a number of provinces where monitoring was undertaken for up to eight years. Pollutants such as SO], NO, NO], O], FPM, wind direction

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