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Criteria Air Pollutant Report: BUCHANAN County, MO
 
 
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    BUCHANAN County
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  • Air Quality Rankings: Health Risks, Exposure, and Emissions
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    Sulfur Dioxide emissions:
    Volatile Organic Compound emissions:
    Air Quality Index:
    PM-2.5 24-hour average concentration:
    PM-10 24-hour average concentration:
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  • Environmental Justice Analysis for BUCHANAN County

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  • Exposures to Criteria Air Pollutants
  • Air Quality Index:
    Percentage of days with good air quality:88
    Percentage of days with moderate air quality:12
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality for sensitive populations:0
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality:0
    Maximum AQI level in 200393
    Median AQI level in 20037
    90th Percentile AQI level in 200354
    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-25
        24-hour average 65 ug/m337 ug/m335 ug/m3 0 1
        Annual arithmetic mean 15 ug/m311.9 ug/m30 ug/m3 0 1
    PM-10
        24-hour average 150 ug/m366 ug/m363 ug/m3 0 1
        Annual arithmetic mean 50 ug/m332 ug/m30 ug/m3 0 1
    Sulfur dioxide
        3-hour average 0.50 ppm.08 ppm.08 ppm 0 2
        24-hour average 0.14 ppm.04 ppm.04 ppm 0 2
        Annual arithmetic mean 0.03 ppm.004 ppm.004 ppm 0 2
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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 Sources25,6744,5761,1025,5503372,712
    Area Sources2,9004515962,2141,0403,642
    Point Sources1883,1961323792,095515
    All sources28,7628,2221,8308,1443,4726,869
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