POLLUTION LOCATOR|Smog and Particulates | County Report

Criteria Air Pollutant Report: TOOELE County, UT
 
 
  • Map Locating the Pollution Sources

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

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  • Exposures to Criteria Air Pollutants
  • Nonattainment Status:
    This county is in the Tooele Co, UT nonattainment area for failing to meet the national ambient air quality standard for the following criteria air pollutants:
    1. Sulfur dioxide
    Air Quality Index:
    Percentage of days with good air quality:92
    Percentage of days with moderate air quality:7
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality for sensitive populations:2
    Percentage of days with unhealthful air quality:0
    Maximum AQI level in 2003108
    Median AQI level in 200315
    90th Percentile AQI level in 200349
    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/m344 ug/m324 ug/m3 0 1
        Annual arithmetic mean 15 ug/m36.7 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 Sources22,8044,1358204,0142403,229
    Area Sources13,8181,0832,0975,5321671,591
    Point Sources3651,1571,4691,795103269
    All sources36,9876,3744,38611,3415105,088
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  • Links

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    Utah Real-Time Air Monitoring
    Utah State Implementation Plan
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