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2018 | 110 | 219-226
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Evaluation of air quality in the Miechów district, Poland

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Air pollution with suspended dust is a major problem not only for large cities and urban-industrial agglomerations but also for areas without industrial plants. Specific areas include the Miechów district are located in the northern part of the Małopolskie voivodeship. The main source of dust air pollutants in the studied area are mainly anthropogenic emissions from the municipal and housing sector and also from public transport. The aim of the study was to assess air pollution with PM10 suspended dust in the season of the calendar year in the Miechów district, with reference to air quality standards applicable in Poland and in the European Union.
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110
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219-226
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  • Institute of Geography, Faculty of Geography and Biology, Pedagogical University of Cracow 2 Podchorążych Str., 30-084 Cracow, Poland
  • Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Sciences, Lodz University of Technology, 4/10 Stefanowskiego Str., 90-924 Lodz, Poland
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