Module 5: Air Quality

The first lecture of this module provides an overview of air pollution issues - the health and environmental impacts and sources - and discusses a system for Air Quality Management. The second lecture is a case study that focusses on vehicle transport as a major source of air pollution in the City of Cape Town.
The module includes a description of the main outdoor (ambient) air pollutants in urban areas and their health impacts, a brief survey of the most common sources of air pollution, an overview of an Emmission Inventory and the basic methods of estimating emmission rates from each of the main categories of air pollutatnt sources, a description of an Air Quality Management System, and a case study : Estimating Vehicle Emmissions in the City of Cape Town.

Documents


Module 5: Case Study

Case Study for Module 5 (Air Quality) of the course on 'Environmental Engineering - Sustainable Development in Coastal Areas'.


Module 5: Newspaper articles

Newspaper articles for Module 5 (Air Quality) for the 'Environmental Engineering - Sustainable Development of Coastal Areas' course.

Author:
Kanina Foss
Document date:
2009-10

Air Quality Case Study 1

Air Quality Case Stdy 1 for the 'Environmental Engineering - Sustainable Development in Coastal Areas' course.

Language:
English

Urban Air Pollution

This document contains Urban Air pollution notes for Environmental Engineering.

Language:
English

National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act Act 39 of 2004

This document contains National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act .The Act reform teh law regulating air quality in order to protect the environment.

Language:
English
Document date:
2005-02

WHO Air Quality Guidelines

This document contains WHO Air Quality guidelines for Particular matter,ozone,nitrogen dioxide and sulfur dioxide.

Author:
World Health Organization
Language:
English
Document date:
2005-12

Synopsis

Synopsis of module 5 in air quality management for the environmental engineering course-sustainable development in coastal areas

Author:
CPUT
Publisher:
CPUT
Language:
English
Document date:
2012-04

Urban Transport and the Environment

This document contains urban transport and the environment lecture notes for Environmental Engineering-sustainable development course.

Author:
CPUT
Publisher:
Nolusizo
Language:
English
Document date:
2012-05

Air Quality Management Notes

Author:
CPUT
Publisher:
CPUT
Language:
English
Document date:
2013-04

Self Test

Author:
CPUT
Language:
English
Document date:
2013-05

GHG Poster

Author:
CPUT
Language:
English
Document date:
2013-05