Articles | Volume 20, issue 17
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 10513–10529, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-10513-2020

Special issue: Air Quality Research at Street-Level (ACP/GMD inter-journal...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 10513–10529, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-10513-2020

Research article 10 Sep 2020

Research article | 10 Sep 2020

The impact of traffic on air quality in Ireland: insights from the simultaneous kerbside and suburban monitoring of submicron aerosols

Chunshui Lin et al.

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Chemical composition and sources of submicron aerosols (PM1) were simultaneously investigated at a kerbside site in the Dublin city center and at a residential site in suburban Dublin (~5 km apart) during both a nonheating and a heating period in 2018. This study highlights the temporal and spatial variability of sources within the Dublin city center and the need for additional aerosol characterization studies to improve targeted mitigation solutions for a greater impact on urban air quality.
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