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Main Title Ohio River Valley Study. Sites, Methods, Data Summary for 1980. Volume 2. Appendices.
Author Shaw, R. W. ; Paur, R. J. ; Royal, T. ;
CORP Author Mead Technology Labs., Research Triangle Park, NC.;Environmental Sciences Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Div.
Year Published 1983
Report Number EPA-68-02-3288; EPA-600/3-83-044B;
Stock Number PB83-212050
Additional Subjects Air pollution ; Sites ; Concentration(Composition) ; Nitrogen oxides ; Sulfur dioxide ; Ozone ; Particles ; Auditing ; Performance evaluation ; Design criteria ; Aerosols ; Fines ; Electric power plants ; Ohio River Valley ; Sulfur ; Gas detectors ; Air quality data ; Air pollution sampling ; Coal fired power plants ; Peroxyacetyl nitrate ; Total suspended particulates
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NTIS  PB83-212050 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 361p
Abstract
The Ohio River Valley Study was initiated to gather air quality data at sites representative of regional conditions in an area where current coal usage and projected increases are exceptionally large. This report describes procedures for site location and for station preparation, operation, and periodic audits. Data summaries are presented for the period May through December 1980. Measurements included atmospheric concentrations of nitrogen oxides, sulfur dioxide, ozone, and peroxyacetyl nitrate; local meteorology; aerosol mass and composition; total suspended particulate; and precipitation. Special analysis for speciation of sulfur aerosols began in December 1980. Measurements of nitric acid and ammonia were made during the summer of 1981; results will be presented in a subsequent report.