POLLUTION LOCATOR|Smog and Particulates | County Report

Criteria Air Pollutant Report: LINN County, KS
 
 
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    LINN 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:
    Ozone 1-hour average concentration:
    Ozone 8-hour average concentration:
    PM-2.5 24-hour average concentration:
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  • Environmental Justice Analysis for LINN County

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  • Exposures to Criteria Air Pollutants
  • Air Quality Index:
    Percentage of days with good air quality:76
    Percentage of days with moderate air quality:23
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality for sensitive populations:0
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality:0
    Maximum AQI level in 2003108
    Median AQI level in 200339
    90th Percentile AQI level in 200360
    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
    Carbon monoxide
        1-hour average 35 ppm1.3 ppm.8 ppm 0 1
        8-hour average 9 ppm.4 ppm.3 ppm 0 1
    Nitrogen dioxide
        Annual arithmetic mean 0.053 ppm.004 ppm0 ppm 0 1
    Ozone
        1-hour average 0.12 ppm.09 ppm.09 ppm 0 1
        8-hour average 0.08 ppm.08 ppm.08 ppm 0 1
    PM-25
        24-hour average 65 ug/m338 ug/m327 ug/m3 0 2
        Annual arithmetic mean 15 ug/m311.1 ug/m39.7 ug/m3 0 2
    Sulfur dioxide
        3-hour average 0.50 ppm.01 ppm.01 ppm 0 1
        24-hour average 0.14 ppm.007 ppm.005 ppm 0 1
        Annual arithmetic mean 0.03 ppm.001 ppm0 ppm 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 Sources2,8691,0975153,060104344
    Area Sources886595062,10116423
    Point Sources1,34835,2376381,01729,920217
    All sources5,10336,3931,6586,17830,040984
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