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The impacts of air pollution on human health and their costs in Europe and the United States for the year 2010 ared modeled by a multi-model ensemble. In Europe, the number of premature deaths is calculated to be 414 000, while in the US it is estimated to be 160 000. Health impacts estimated by individual models can vary up to a factor of 3. Results show that the domestic emissions have the largest impact on premature deaths, compared to foreign sources.
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Articles | Volume 18, issue 8
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 5967–5989, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-5967-2018

Special issue: Global and regional assessment of intercontinental transport...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 5967–5989, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-5967-2018

Research article 27 Apr 2018

Research article | 27 Apr 2018

Assessment and economic valuation of air pollution impacts on human health over Europe and the United States as calculated by a multi-model ensemble in the framework of AQMEII3

Ulas Im et al.

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