Articles | Volume 20, issue 19
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 11399–11422, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-11399-2020

Special issue: Shipping and the Environment – From Regional to Global...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 11399–11422, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-11399-2020

Research article 06 Oct 2020

Research article | 06 Oct 2020

Effects of global ship emissions on European air pollution levels

Jan Eiof Jonson et al.

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We have calculated the effects of air pollution in Europe from shipping on levels of PM2.5 and ozone and depositions of oxidised nitrogen and sulfur from individual sea areas and from all global shipping. Model results are shown for Europe as a whole but also focusing on select, mainly coastal, countries. Calculations are made using 2017 emissions supplemented by calculations reducing sulfur emissions from ships by about 80 % following the implementation of the 2020 global sulfur cap.
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