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Criteria Air Pollutant Report: BERNALILLO County, NM
 
 
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    BERNALILLO 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:
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    Volatile Organic Compound emissions:
    Air Quality Index:
    Ozone 1-hour average concentration:
    Ozone 8-hour average concentration:
    PM-2.5 24-hour average concentration:
    PM-10 24-hour average concentration:
    Person-days in exceedance of national air quality standard for ozone (8-hour):
    Person-days in exceedance of national air quality standard for PM-10 (24-hour):
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  • Environmental Justice Analysis for BERNALILLO County

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  • Exposures to Criteria Air Pollutants
  • Air Quality Index:
    Percentage of days with good air quality:39
    Percentage of days with moderate air quality:57
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality for sensitive populations:3
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality:1
    Maximum AQI level in 2003169
    Median AQI level in 200354
    90th Percentile AQI level in 200387
    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 ppm13.9 ppm9.6 ppm 0 6
        8-hour average 9 ppm3.7 ppm3.6 ppm 0 6
    Lead
        Quarterly average 1.5 ug/m3.03 ug/m3.03 ug/m3 0 4
    Nitrogen dioxide
        Annual arithmetic mean 0.053 ppm.01 ppm0 ppm 0 1
    Ozone
        1-hour average 0.12 ppm.11 ppm.09 ppm 0 8
        8-hour average 0.08 ppm.09 ppm.08 ppm 3 8
    PM-25
        24-hour average 65 ug/m334 ug/m331 ug/m3 0 4
        Annual arithmetic mean 15 ug/m311.2 ug/m36.9 ug/m3 0 4
    PM-10
        24-hour average 150 ug/m3291 ug/m3262 ug/m3 14 10
        Annual arithmetic mean 50 ug/m347 ug/m347 ug/m3 0 10
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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 Sources169,37818,7417,32741,0001,45515,836
    Area Sources10,84810,2294,40217,6753,17112,314
    Point Sources71448278506
    All sources180,29629,41711,75658,7604,62728,155
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