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Criteria Air Pollutant Report: NEW YORK
 
 
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    NEW YORK
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  • Air Quality Rankings: Health Risks, Exposures, and Emissions
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    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 NEW YORK

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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 64,788,562
        1-hour average 10,345,906
    PM-25
        Annual arithmetic mean 7,622,390


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  • Exposures to Criteria Air Pollutants
  • See nonattainment areas in NEW YORK 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 Sources3,270,417494,66872,335282,22841,228336,067
    Area Sources268,670113,11469,200173,317140,441349,930
    Point Sources66,349201,35738,98857,007448,63855,948
    All sources3,605,436809,139180,523512,551630,308741,945
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  • Links

    Scorecard's report on
    New York Environmental Air Quality Rules and Regulations
    New York Metropolitan Draft Ozone Attainment Including Portions of Connecticut and Northern New Jers
    New York State Department of Environmental Quality: Air Resources