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Criteria Air Pollutant Report: IRON County, MO
 
 
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    IRON County
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  • Air Quality Rankings: Health Risks, Exposure, and Emissions
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    Volatile Organic Compound emissions:
    Air Quality Index:
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  • Environmental Justice Analysis for IRON County

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  • Exposures to Criteria Air Pollutants
  • Nonattainment Status:
    This county is in the Iron County (part); Liberty and Arcadia, MO nonattainment area for failing to meet the national ambient air quality standard for the following criteria air pollutants:
    1. Lead
    Air Quality Index:
    Percentage of days with good air quality:95
    Percentage of days with moderate air quality:5
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality for sensitive populations:0
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality:0
    Maximum AQI level in 200369
    Median AQI level in 20037
    90th Percentile AQI level in 200340
    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
    Lead
        Quarterly average 1.5 ug/m3.88 ug/m3.71 ug/m3 0 9
    Sulfur dioxide
        3-hour average 0.50 ppm.26 ppm.26 ppm 0 4
        24-hour average 0.14 ppm.07 ppm.07 ppm 0 4
        Annual arithmetic mean 0.03 ppm.007 ppm.007 ppm 0 4
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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 Sources1,8024136714,28429204
    Area Sources1,07118202378206407
    Point Sources351619141,54653,9692
    All sources2,9085921,7876,20854,204614
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    Missouri Federally Approved Air Quality Rules
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