Research and analysis

Understanding PM10 in Port Talbot

Note drawing together information examined to gain a better understanding of the different industrial activities and their potential as sources of PM10.



The Air Quality Expert Group (AQEG) has been asked by the Department of Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and the Welsh Assembly Government (WAG) to provide an independent expert opinion on:

“What methodologies or approaches are required to advance the evidence base in order to assess the impact of the different current particle sources within the Port Talbot area on the resultant particulate matter (PM) levels in the local area?”

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