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dc.contributor.authorSKOULOUDIS Andreasen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMALTEZAKIS ANDREASen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2016-02-19T01:15:16Z-
dc.date.available2016-02-17en_GB
dc.date.available2016-02-19T01:15:16Z-
dc.date.created2016-02-15en_GB
dc.date.issued2009en_GB
dc.date.submitted2009-02-09en_GB
dc.identifier.isbn9781905313631en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://www.rmets.org/events/7th-international-conference-air-quality-science-and-application-air-quality-2009en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://publications.jrc.ec.europa.eu/repository/handle/JRC50363-
dc.description.abstractDifferent perceptions are expected to emerge about the exposure of vulnerable population groups on atmospheric pollution. Following early attempts to regulate harmful anthropogenic emissions in he atmosphere, we were focusing on the reduction of emission with cost-effective scenarios. In later efforts emission were substituted with air-quality concentrations and nowadays in the era of toxic particulate matter the concentrations were substituted and/or combined with population health effects. Unfortunately, measurements in several monitoring locations show that the proposed solutions have not lead to improvement in air-quality. New regulatory strategies are required for cities with large population densities with susceptible populations. These strategies should focus on the frequency and severity of air-pollution episodes, on the impact assessments in zones with specific population groups (e.g. children in zones with high traffic) and on the utilisation of new technologies for the attribution of air-quality concentrations on verifiable emission sources. Such technologies are already available and are of relatively small costs that allow full-scale commercial deployment.en_GB
dc.description.sponsorshipJRC.H-Institute for Environment and Sustainability (Ispra)en_GB
dc.format.mediumPrinteden_GB
dc.languageENGen_GB
dc.publisherUniversity of Hertforshire, 2009, UKen_GB
dc.relation.ispartofseriesJRC50363en_GB
dc.titleReconsidering Air-Quality from Acidification to PMx Policies and the Response to New Regulatory Challengesen_GB
dc.typeArticles in periodicals and booksen_GB
JRC Directorate:Sustainable Resources

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