Journal cover Journal topic
Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Journal topic

Journal metrics

IF value: 5.414
IF5.414
IF 5-year value: 5.958
IF 5-year
5.958
CiteScore value: 9.7
CiteScore
9.7
SNIP value: 1.517
SNIP1.517
IPP value: 5.61
IPP5.61
SJR value: 2.601
SJR2.601
Scimago H <br class='widget-line-break'>index value: 191
Scimago H
index
191
h5-index value: 89
h5-index89
Volume 17, issue 3
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 1775–1789, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-17-1775-2017
© Author(s) 2017. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Special issue: East Asia emissions assessment (EA2)

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 1775–1789, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-17-1775-2017
© Author(s) 2017. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 06 Feb 2017

Research article | 06 Feb 2017

Cleaning up the air: effectiveness of air quality policy for SO2 and NOx emissions in China

Ronald J. van der A et al.

Viewed

Total article views: 3,318 (including HTML, PDF, and XML)
HTML PDF XML Total BibTeX EndNote
1,655 1,595 68 3,318 68 120
  • HTML: 1,655
  • PDF: 1,595
  • XML: 68
  • Total: 3,318
  • BibTeX: 68
  • EndNote: 120
Views and downloads (calculated since 31 May 2016)
Cumulative views and downloads (calculated since 31 May 2016)

Cited

Saved (final revised paper)

No saved metrics found.

Saved (preprint)

No saved metrics found.

Discussed (final revised paper)

Discussed (preprint)

No discussed metrics found.
Latest update: 24 Oct 2020
Publications Copernicus
Download
Short summary
The SO2 concentrations and NOx emissions over China derived from satellite observations are compared with the national fossil fuel consumption and air quality regulations. It is shown that not only NO2 concentrations but also NOx emissions in all Chinese provinces decreased in the last 2 years. We conclude that without the air quality regulations the SO2 concentrations would be about 2.5 times higher and the NO2 concentrations would be at least 25 % higher than they are today in China.
The SO2 concentrations and NOx emissions over China derived from satellite observations are...
Citation
Altmetrics
Final-revised paper
Preprint