Indicators 1-10 of 10 indicators that match your search criteria:
 
Rank
Indicator
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
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
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
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