- Air Quality Standards
- The prescribed level of pollutants allowed in outside or indoor air as established by legislation.
Energy terms . 2014.
Energy terms . 2014.
National Ambient Air Quality Standards — Counties in the United States where one or more National Ambient Air Quality Standards are not met, as of June 2007. The National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) are standards established by the United States Environmental Protection Agency … Wikipedia
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American Indoor Air Quality Council — [http://www.iaqcouncil.org The American Indoor Air Quality Council] is a not for profit environmental organization founded in 1993. It provides professional certification programs for the indoor air quality industry (IAQ). The Council administers … Wikipedia
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Air pollution in British Columbia — Air pollution is a concern in British Columbia (BC), Canada because of its effects on health and visibility. Air quality is influenced in BC by numerous mountain ranges and valleys, which complicate atmospheric pollution dispersion and can lead… … Wikipedia