Analysis of the air pollutants in industrial city Zabrze

Marta Kadłubek , Manuela Ingaldi , Szymon Dziuba

Abstract

The air is a mixture of different gases and particular matter, which make up for the earth’s atmosphere. They allow for the existence of all life on the earth. With the increase in population and the progress of development, more and more substance of natural origin and on general not occurring in the nature, which may affect harmfully on the environment, gets into the air. Dusts and gases, flowing in excess into the atmosphere, cause local and even global pollution. Since the beginning of 2017 all the time in Poland, people speak about the increase of smog. Poland has become one of the countries with biggest air pollution in Europe. The analysis of air pollutions in an industrial city, Zabrze, in Poland in the period of four years and their evaluation in terms of the requirements contained in the relevant legislations was presented in this paper. This analysis includes the following air pollutions: nitrogen oxides – nitric oxide and nitrogen dioxide, carbon monoxide, sulphur dioxide. Measurements come from urban monitoring point, which is situated in Zabrze, not in the centre of the city, but in the neighbourhood of Metallurgical Park.
Author Marta Kadłubek
Marta Kadłubek,,
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, Manuela Ingaldi
Manuela Ingaldi,,
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, Szymon Dziuba (EaE / IES / DLaC)
Szymon Dziuba,,
- Department of Labor and Capital
Pages351-358
Publication size in sheets0.5
Book 17th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference SGEM 2017. Conference Proceedings Vol. 17. Energy and Clean Technologies, Conference Procedings, vol. 17, no. 41, 2017, International Multidisciplinary Scientyfic GeoConference SGEM, ISBN 9786197408065, 500 p., DOI:10.5593/sgem2017/41
Keywords in Englishenvironment, air pollution, industry, indicators, sustainable development
DOIDOI:10.5593/sgem2017/41/S19.045
Languageen angielski
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