nitrogen dioxide

Rutherglen named as air quality blackspot

News date: 
17th Feb 2013

Poor air quality in Rutherglen has been highlighted in a Scottish Government report which names it as one of the 26 worst sites in Scotland. 
The Rutherglen site at the crossroads between the A730 and the B768 exceeded the limit for the average concentration of tiny PM10 particles during 2012, with an average concentration on 18.5 microgrammes per metre3 compared to a limit of 18 ï»¿microgrammes per metre3 which was been set to protect human health.

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