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ACP | Articles | Volume 19, issue 22
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 13871–13889, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-13871-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 13871–13889, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-13871-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 19 Nov 2019

Research article | 19 Nov 2019

Estimation of NOx and SO2 emissions from Sarnia, Ontario, using a mobile MAX-DOAS (Multi-AXis Differential Optical Absorption Spectroscopy) and a NOx analyzer

Zoe Y. W. Davis et al.

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In this paper, we describe the use of mobile vehicle-mounted instrumentation to measure pollutants both at the surface and overhead (via a telescope) that are coming from a source. This allows us to calculate the total emissions from the source, in this case the city of Sarnia, ON, including both industrial emissions and emissions from the city populace. In this paper, we talk about improvements to the technique in the form of extra instrumentation in the vehicle.
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