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Main Title Data quality objectives (DQOs) for relating federal reference method (FRM) and continuous PM2.5 measurements to report an air quality index (AQI).
Author Eberly, S.; Hanley, T.; Weinstock, L.; Fitz-Simons, T.; Tamanini, T.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards. ;Battelle Memorial Inst., Arlington, VA.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air and Radiation, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards,
Place Published Research Triangle Park, N.C.
Year Published 2002
Report Number EPA-454/B-02-002; 68-D-98-030
Stock Number PB2003-103058
OCLC Number 51626840
Subjects Air pollution monitoring; Guidelines; Data collection; Data sources; Case studies; Model development; Decisions; Inputs; Study boundaries; Measurements; Linear regression; Data Quality Objectives(DQOs); Federal Reference Method(FRM); Air Quality Index(AIR); Metropolitan Statistical Areas(MSAs); Particulate matter(PM); Ozone(O3); Carbon monoxide(CO); Sulfur dioxide(SO2); Nitrogen dioxide(NO2)
Subject Added Ent Air--Pollution--United States--Measurement--Quality control.; Air--Pollution--United States--Measurement--Statistics.
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EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 454-B-02-002 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/30/2013
EJBD EPA 454-B-02-002 c.1 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/30/2013
EKBD EPA-454/B-02-002 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 02/14/2003
ENAD EPA-454/B-02-002 Region 7 IRC Library/Kansas City,KS 12/02/2005
NTIS PB2003-103058 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 28 cm.
Abstract According to Part 58.50 of 40 CFR, all Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) with a population of 350,000 or greater are required to report daily air quality using the Air Quality Index (AQI) to the general public. AQI is calculated from concentrations of five criteria pollutants: ozone (O3), particulate matter (PM), carbon monoxide (CO), sulfur dioxide (SO2), and nitrogen dioxide (NO2). According to Part 58 of 40 CFR, Appendix G, particulate matter measurements from non-Federal Reference Method (FRM) monitors may be used for the purpose of reporting the AQI if a linear relationship between these measurements and reference or equivalent method measurements can be established by statistical linear regression. This report provides guidance to MSA's for establishing a relationship between FRM and continuous PM2.5 measurements.
Notes Project Officer: Vickie Presnell. EPA Contract No. 68-D-98-030 Revises EPA-454/R-01-002. "November 2002."
Supplementary Notes See also PB2003-100699, Draft Report of February 2001. Prepared in cooperation with Battelle Memorial Inst., Arlington, VA.
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Author Added Ent
Presnell, Vickie.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency.; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Air and Radiation.; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards.
PUB Date Free Form 2002
NTIS Prices PC A07/MF A02
BIB Level m
OCLC Time Stamp 20131226154034
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 01631cam 2200349Ka 45020