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Criteria Air Pollutant Report: GEORGIA
 
 
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    GEORGIA
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  • 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 ozone (1-hour):
    Person-days in exceedance of national air quality standard for ozone (8-hour):

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  • Environmental Justice Analysis for GEORGIA

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

    Pollutant Person-days
    in exceedance
    of NAAQS
    Ozone
        8-hour average 15,176,920
    PM-25
        Annual arithmetic mean 4,887,767
    Ozone
        1-hour average 2,166,001
    Lead
        Quarterly average 674,334


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  • Exposures to Criteria Air Pollutants
  • See nonattainment areas in GEORGIA 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 Sources2,810,844453,921105,542520,61535,260288,473
    Area Sources1,316,33464,864163,677307,5925,681248,555
    Point Sources178,368242,93325,89939,711594,91836,050
    All sources4,305,546761,719295,117867,918635,858573,078
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  • Links

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    Georgia Real-Time Air Monitoring
    Georgia State Implementation Plan
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