By R.E. HESTER, R HARRISON
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46, therefore lists the principles for improving air quality, which we summarize here: E E E E improved technology tighter fleet management environmentally responsible use of vehicles policies and planning to reduce reliance on cars. 3 Motor Vehicle Contribution The importance of motor vehicles to the urban air quality debate is manifest in figures published by the newly completed West Midlands Emissions Inventory study. This survey of all major sources of air pollutants in the seven local authorities was funded by the DoE to provide the first inventory in the UK at a very detailed local scale.
Data validation involves a rapid front-end screening process to identify or remove clearly spurious data prior to initial use; ratification refers to a long-term review of databases prior to final archival, analysis and reporting. In practice, the distinction is artificial and not widely recognized outside the UK. The review of measurements is best regarded as an integrated and ongoing data management activity. Data Validation Rapid front-end screening of measurements is particularly important in networks with a commitment to real-time data dissemination to public or technical end users.
A typical scheme would include automatic calibration every 24 hours, using on-site permeation tube ovens or gas cylinders, and manual calibration using independent sources performed during every site visit. Regular intercalibrations involving all the network’s analysers should also be performed (see below) in large networks. Rigorously certified gas mixtures, or sources produced in-house, should always be used as primary laboratory references for the field transfer standards. Such primary standards must be directly traceable to absolute measurements or to accepted national or international metrology standards (Figure 7).
AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT by R.E. HESTER, R HARRISON