SOCAAR posts weekly updates on Toronto air quality

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The Field Measurement Facility of the Southern Ontario Centre for Atmospheric Aerosol Research (SOCAAR) at 200 College Street continuously monitors traffic volume and major traffic related air pollutants.

Visit their web page “Evolution of air quality during COVID-19 shutdown in Toronto” to see graphs updated every Monday for:

  • traffic volume
  • nitrogen oxides
  • ultrafine particles (UFP)
  • black carbon (BC)

SOCAAR Director Professor Greg Evans is a UTTRI faculty associate.

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