TRAFFIC AND AIR POLLUTION

TRAFIKRELATERADE LUFTFOERORENINGAR. UTVAERDERINGAR OCH SAMBAND

The object of the work was to investigate the extent of air pollution nuisance caused by cars in different street environments and the connection between traffic and air pollution. The aim w s also to improve the empirical basis for development of meteorologicals models. Measurements of carbon monoxide, nitrogen monoxide, nitrogen dioxide, soot, traffic flow, temperature, moisture, direction of wind and wind velocity were performed in 16 different street environments. The air pollution data were evaluated by comparison with standard values from WHO, Japan and West Germany. (TRRL)

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Swedish Environmental Protection Board

    Smedesvagen 5, Fack
    S-171 20 Solna,   Sweden 
  • Authors:
    • Killingmo, O-H
  • Publication Date: 1983

Language

  • Swedish

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 115 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00396186
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 31 1986 12:00AM