Ambient particulate matter in a central urban area of Seoul, Korea.

@article{Vellingiri2015AmbientPM,
  title={Ambient particulate matter in a central urban area of Seoul, Korea.},
  author={Kowsalya Vellingiri and Ki-Hyun Kim and Chang-Jin Ma and Chang-Hee Kang and Jin Hong Lee and Ik-Soo Kim and Richard J. C. Brown},
  journal={Chemosphere},
  year={2015},
  volume={119},
  pages={
          812-819
        }
}
The concentrations of PM2.5 and PM10 were monitored at a central urban area of Yongsan (YS), Seoul, Korea during 2013. The daily average concentrations of both PM2.5 and PM10 fractions, were 26.6±12.6 and 45.0±20.4 μg m(-3), respectively. The observed PM2.5 concentration slightly exceeded the annual standard value (25 μg m(-3)) set by the Korean Ministry of Environment (KMOE), while that of PM10 was slightly lower than its guideline value (50 μg m(-3)). Comparison of the monthly mean values (μg… CONTINUE READING
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