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Criteria Air Pollutant Report: ALASKA
 
  • Air Quality Rankings: Health Risks, Exposures, and Emissions
    Cleanest/Best States Percentile Dirtiest/Worst States
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    Carbon Monoxide emissions:
    Nitrogen Oxides emissions:
    PM-2.5 emissions:
    PM-10 emissions:
    Sulfur Dioxide emissions:
    Volatile Organic Compound emissions:
    Person-days in exceedance of national air quality standard for PM-10 (24-hour):

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  • Health Risks
  • Population Exposed to Unhealthy Levels of Criteria Air Pollutants:

    Pollutant Person-days
    in exceedance
    of NAAQS
    PM-10
        24-hour average 1,964,992


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  • Exposures to Criteria Air Pollutants
  • See nonattainment areas in ALASKA where ambient concentrations of criteria air pollutants persistently exceed air quality standards.
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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 Sources881,01946,40024,42487,0688,288308,223
    Area Sources1,360,65938,459119,298138,8231,522187,288
    Point Sources6,96915,3309262,8003,1261,621
    All sources2,248,648100,189144,648228,69112,936497,132
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  • Links

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    Alaska State Implementation Plan
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