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Main Title Improving emission inventories for effective air quality management across North America : a NARSTO assessment /
Publisher [NARSTO Emission Inventory Assessment Team],
Year Published 2003
Report Number NARSTO-05-001
OCLC Number 62170345
Subjects Atmospheric aerosols--Environmental aspects ; Air--Pollution--North America ; Air quality management--North America
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  TD884.5 N373 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 11/18/2005
EKAM  TD884.5.N37 2005 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 07/07/2021
EKBD  NARSTO-05-001 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 07/14/2006
ELAM  TD884.5.N373 2005 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 02/15/2011
ELBM  TD884.5.N373 2005 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 04/20/2010
ESAM  TD884.5.N373 2005 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 08/03/2011
Collation xx, 310 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 28 cm
"August 2005." Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Introduction -- Vision for future North American emission inventory programs -- Current emission inventory practice: a brief overview -- Societal drivers for future North American emission inventories -- Requirements for future emission inventories -- Challenges for developing and maintaining enhanced North American emission inventories -- Current status of North American emission inventories -- National emission inventories -- State, local, and tribal emission inventories -- Regional emission inventories -- Toxic air pollutant, greenhouse gas, and specialty inventories -- Investment in emission inventories for NARSTO member countries -- Tools for developing emission inventories -- Emission inventory methods and guidance -- Emission factors and speciation profiles -- Emission-related activity data -- Emission inventory models -- Emission processors -- Emission projections -- Emission test methods -- Data management -- QA/QC methods -- Strengths and weaknesses of current emission inventories -- Innovative technologies and applications -- Observation and measurement methods -- Modeling and interpretive methods -- Advanced database management -- Top-down assessments of emission inventories -- Evaluation of onroad vehicle emissions in the United States -- Evaluation of power plant emissions in the United States -- Evaluation of emissions from Texas petrochemical facilities -- Source apportionment from chemical mass balance -- Inverse modeling applications -- Methods for assessment of uncertainty and sensitivity in inventories -- Motivations for uncertainty analysis -- Basic terminology and concepts for uncertainty and sensitivity analysis -- Uncertainty analysis: sources, techniques, and applications -- Sensitivity analysis.