Sydney Particle Characterisation Study

PM2.5 Source Apportionment in the Sydney Region between 2000 and 2014

In this study we used data previously collected by ANSTO from four of our long-term sampling sites covering the period from 1 January 2000 to 31 December 2014.

Date
1 January 2016
Publisher
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation
Type
Publication
Cost
Free
Language
English
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  • Pages 156
  • Name sydney-particle-characterisation-study-ansto-epa.pdf

Positive matrix factorisation (PMF) source apportionment techniques were applied to this data to identify seven different source components or fingerprints that make up the measured total PM2.5 mass at each of these four sites.