Articles | Volume 15, issue 3
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 1539–1553, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-1539-2015
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 1539–1553, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-1539-2015

Research article 13 Feb 2015

Research article | 13 Feb 2015

Modelling street level PM10 concentrations across Europe: source apportionment and possible futures

G. Kiesewetter et al.

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We describe the multi-stage approach applied in the GAINS model to assess compliance with PM10 limit values at more than 1850 individual air quality monitoring stations in Europe. We analyse source contributions to ambient concentrations and the implications of future policy choices on air quality for 2030. While current legislation does not solve compliance issues, problems are largely eliminated by EU-wide adoption of the best available emission control technology.
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