Monitoring data from AirBase provide the basis for
estimating the European population's exposure to
exceedances of the SO2 limit value of 125 µg/m3
as a daily average. According to the relevant
directive, this limit value should not to be exceeded
on more than three days in a year and was to be
met by 2005.
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Each year on World Environment Day, schools and environmental organisations worldwide organise clean up operations. Join one! In addition to enriching the landscape of your neighbourhood, you will learn more about the animals and plants that live nearby.
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