Project Title & Description
PM 2.5 Air Monitoring - Allegheny County
The goal of the PM 2.5 Monitoring Program is to provide ambient data that support National Air Quality Programs, including both mass measurement and chemically resolved, or speciated data. Data from this program will be used for the PM 2.5 National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) comparisons, development and tracking of implementation plans, assessments for regional haze and assistance for studies of health effects, and other ambient aerosol research activities. This grant is for the implementation, operation and maintenance of the Allegheny Health Department PM 2.5 Monitoring Network for the County.