Indicators 1-22 of 22 indicators that match your search criteria:
 
Rank
Indicator
9
CO2 emissions from transportation
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
City of Toronto, Department of Public Works and the Environment
 
Keywords: CO2, air, air pollution, carbon dioxide, emissions, environment, pollution, transportation
 
 
9
CO2 emissions by source
 
Used by:
Portland Multnomah Progress Board
Data source:
City of Portland Energy Office
 
Keywords: CO2, air, air pollution, carbon dioxide, emissions, environment, pollution
 
 
8
CO2 emissions relative to 1990 levels
 
Used by:
Portland Multnomah Progress Board
Data source:
City of Portland Energy Office
 
Keywords: CO2, air, air pollution, air quality, carbon dioxide, emissions, environment
 
 
7
Number of days air pollutants exceed healthful levels
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Air Quality Control
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Keywords: CO, NO2, O3, SO2, air, air pollution, air quality, asthma, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, environment, health, nitrogen dioxide, nitrous oxides, particulates, pollution, sulphur dioxide, toxics
 
 
7
Air quality:CO, SO2, SPM, and O3 measurements
 
Comment: Monitoring points may not accurately reflect the air quality of entire city. Based on EPA standards which may not accurately measure effect on more susceptible population.
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
Puget Sound Air Pollution Control Agency: EPA PSI Index
 
Keywords: CO, O3, SO2, air, air pollution, air quality, carbon monoxide, environment, health, nitrogen dioxide, nitrous oxides, ozone, particulates, pollution, sulphur dioxide
 
 
7
Manufacturing workers per pound of toxic chemicals released into the air
 
Comment: Changes may reflect changes in reporting requirements and methods. Also, toxic chemicals degrade the environment regardless of employment levels.
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
WA Employment Security Department; WA Department of Ecology
 
Keywords: air, air pollution, economy, emissions, employment, environment, hazardous material, jobs, manufacturing, pollution, resource use, toxics
 
 
7
Emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection; Alberta Department of Energy; Energy Resource Conservation Board
 
Keywords: CO2, air, air pollution, carbon dioxide, environment, greenhouse, pollution, smog
 
 
7
Air pollutants from stationary sources
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
 
Keywords: air, air pollution, emissions, environment, pollution
 
 
7
CO2 emission per capita, relative to fair earth share
 
Used by:
Sustainability Institute - Balaton Group
Data source:
Proposed
 
Keywords: CO2, air, carbon dioxide, emissions, environment, global, pollution
 
 
7
Exposure to substandard ambient air quality
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection; Environment Canada
 
Keywords: air, air pollution, air quality, asthma, environment, health, pollution
 
 
6
Days per year that air quality standards are met
 
Comment: One number covering a six county region doesn't pinpoint problems very well.
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Department of Health & Environmental Control
 
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Ministry of Environment and Energy, West Central Region
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Minnesota Planning
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
 
Pierce County
Puget Sound Air Pollution Control Agency
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Ontario Ministry of the Environment, 'Air Quality in Ontario 1991'
 
Keywords: CO, NO2, O3, SO2, air, air pollution, air quality, asthma, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, environment, health, nitrogen dioxide, nitrous oxides, particulates, sulphur dioxide, toxics
 
 
6
Production of acid-forming emissions
 
Comment: A measure of potential harm to ecosystems beyond the borders of the province.
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection;
 
Keywords: acid, air, air pollution, air quality, emissions, environment, sulphur dioxide
 
 
6
Asthma hospitalization rate for children
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
Hospital reports to State Department of Health
 
Keywords: air pollution, asthma, children, health
 
 
6
Ratio of SO2 and smoke levels to EC limits
 
Used by:
Fife Regional Council
Data source:
Fife State of the Environmental Manual, the Scottish Environment, HMSO, 1994
 
Keywords: SO2, air, air pollution, pollution, smoke, sulphur dioxide
 
 
6
Air quality index
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection; Environment Canada
 
Keywords: air, air pollution, air quality, environment, pollution, quality
 
 
5
Indoor air quality
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
To be established
 
Keywords: air, air pollution, air quality, asthma, environment, health, human, indoor air, smoking, toxics
 
 
5
Percent of dwellings in need of major repair
 
Comment: Data would be desirable at the City level as there are likely significant differences between the City and CMA.
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Statistics Canada #93-314. 1991 Census.
 
Keywords: condition, housing
 
 
5
Particulate matter in air
 
Comment: Limited number of measurement points.
 
Used by:
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: air, air pollution, air quality, environment, particulates
 
 
3
Number of complaints about air quality per year
 
Comment: One well orchestrated community effort can skew the statistics; more complaints may mean more involvement
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Ontario Ministry of Environment and Energy, West Central Region
 
Keywords: air, air pollution, air quality, environment, pollution
 
 
3
Percent of all manufacturing freight transported by rail, air, or water
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Department of Transportation, Office of Freight Transportation
 
Keywords: air, business, economy, industry, manufacturing, rail, transportation, water
 
 
2
Destinations with direct flights in/out of airport
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: air, business, transportation
 
 
2
Weekday commercial flights in/out of airport
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: air, transportation