Articles | Volume 21, issue 3
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 1449–1484, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-1449-2021

Special issue: CHemistry and AeRosols Mediterranean EXperiments (ChArMEx)...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 1449–1484, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-1449-2021

Research article 03 Feb 2021

Research article | 03 Feb 2021

Seasonal variation and origins of volatile organic compounds observed during 2 years at a western Mediterranean remote background site (Ersa, Cape Corsica)

Cécile Debevec et al.

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This study provides a better characterization of the seasonal variations in VOC sources impacting the western Mediterranean region, based on a comprehensive chemical composition measured over 25 months at a representative receptor site (Ersa) and by determining factors controlling their temporal variations. Some insights into dominant drivers for VOC concentration variations in Europe are also provided, built on comparisons of Ersa observations with the concomitant ones of 17 European sites.
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