POLLUTION LOCATOR|Smog and Particulates | County Report

Criteria Air Pollutant Report: FORD County, KS
 
 
  • Map Locating the Pollution Sources

    FORD County
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  • Air Quality Rankings: Health Risks, Exposure, and Emissions
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    Carbon Monoxide emissions:
    Nitrogen Oxides emissions:
    PM-2.5 emissions:
    PM-10 emissions:
    Sulfur Dioxide emissions:
    Volatile Organic Compound emissions:
    Air Quality Index:
    PM-10 24-hour average concentration:
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  • Environmental Justice Analysis for FORD County

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  • Exposures to Criteria Air Pollutants
  • Air Quality Index:
    Percentage of days with good air quality:94
    Percentage of days with moderate air quality:6
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality for sensitive populations:0
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality:0
    Maximum AQI level in 200377
    Median AQI level in 200325
    90th Percentile AQI level in 200342
    Air Quality Index
    0 - 50 Good
    50 - 100 Moderate
    100 - 200 Unhealthful
    200 - 300 Very Unhealthful
    300 - 500 Hazardous
    2003 Summary of Pollutant Concentrations:
    Pollutant NAAQS
    Standard
    Highest
    Recorded
    Concentration
    Second
    Highest
    Recorded
    Concentration
    Number
    of NAAQS
    Exceedances
    Stations
    Monitoring
    Pollutant
    PM-10
        24-hour average 150 ug/m3108 ug/m357 ug/m3 0 1
        Annual arithmetic mean 50 ug/m327 ug/m30 ug/m3 0 1
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  • 1999 Emissions Summary of Criteria Air Pollutants
  • (Expressed in tons of pollutant emitted)
      Carbon
    monoxide
    Nitrogen
    oxides
    PM-2.5 PM-10 Sulfur
    dioxide
    Volatile
    organic
    compounds
    Mobile Sources9,6772,4555082,606267987
    Area Sources9855811,1105,125231,288
    Point Sources8332,25148523400
    All sources11,4955,2871,6677,7832932,675
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