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New Maps Give Europeans Close-Ups of Air Pollution

EU Air PollutionNew online maps published May 26 by the European Commission (EC) and the European Environment Agency (EEA), in close cooperation with the Institute for Environment and Sustainability (IES) of the Joint Research Centre (JRC), allow citizens to pinpoint the main diffuse sources of air pollution, such as transport and aviation.

The new set of 32 maps shows where certain pollutants such as nitrogen oxides and particulate matter are released. It complements existing data on emissions from individual industrial plants from the European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (E-PRTR).

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