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Trends and patterns of air quality in Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Canary Islands) in the period 2011–2015

Author
Baldasano, J.; Massague, J.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Air quality atmosphere and health
Date of publication
2017-10-01
Volume
10
Number
8
First page
1
Last page
16
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11869-017-0484-x Open in new window
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/104803 Open in new window
URL
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11869-017-0484-x Open in new window
Abstract
Air quality trends and patterns in the coastal city of Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Canary Islands, Spain) for the period 2011–2015 were analyzed. The orographic and meteorological characteristics, the proximity to the African continent, and the influence of the Azores anticyclone in combination with the anthropogenic (oil refinery, road/maritime traffic) and natural emissions create specific dispersion conditions. SO2, NO2, PM10, PM2.5, and O3 pollutants were assessed. The refinery was the primary...
Citation
Baldasano, J., Massague, J. Trends and patterns of air quality in Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Canary Islands) in the period 2011–2015. "Air quality atmosphere and health", 17 Maig 2017.
Keywords
Air quality, Mineral dust, NOx-O3 interactions, SO2 pollution, Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Canary Islands), Trends and patterns
Group of research
GRIC - Group of Construction Research and Innovation

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