Environmental Services Program

University of Missouri, Kansas City

Site Operator: Missouri Department of Natural Resources' Environmental Services Program

Pollutants Monitored: Carbon Monoxide (CO), Inhalable Particulate (PM2.5)


Carbon Monoxide (CO)

Updated: Monthly.

National Ambient Air Monitoring Standard: A one-hour average of 35 ppm (parts per million) and/or an eight-hour average of 9 ppm (parts per million).

Exceedances allowed without a violation being recorded: None.

Disclaimer: Yearly and quarterly data shown below has been subject to data review and validation procedures by the reporting agency. Monthly data and data shown graphically is raw, unreviewed and unvalidated data.

Carbon Monoxide (CO)

The units for all averages in this chart are parts per million.
Year Number of
Exceedances
Maximum
8-Hour Average
Maximum
1-Hour Average
Origional Down Town Site at Troost Fire Station
1995 0 4.9 8.9
1996 0 4.9 12.2
1997 0 9.3 22.6
1998 0 3.6 9.0
1999 0 3.8 9.9
2000 0 3.5 7.5
2001 0 3.6 15.0
2002 0 3.3 11.3
2003 0 2.0 3.3
2003 (Site Moved To UMKC 4th Quarter)
2004 0 3.1 3.6
2005 0 2.6 3.9
2006 0 1.5 2.2
Site Removed Early 2007


Inhalable Particulate (PM2.5)

Updated: Within 90 days after the end of a quarter.

National Ambient Air Monitoring Standard: (24-hour samples; one taken every third day)  A three year average of the 98th percentile 24-hour averages equal or greater than 35 ug/m3 (micrograms per cubic meter) and/or a three year average of annual averages equal or greater than 15.0 ug/m3 (micrograms per cubic meter).

Exceedances allowed without a violation being recorded: two percent of daily observations

Disclaimer: Yearly and quarterly data shown below has been subject to data review and validation procedures by the reporting agency. Monthly data and data shown graphically is raw, unreviewed and unvalidated data.

Inhalable Particulate (PM2.5)

The units for all averages in this chart are micrograms per cubic meter.
Year First Maximum
24-Hour Average
Second Maximum
24-Hour Average
Annual
Average
Origional Down Town Site at Troost Fire Station
2000 40.4 29.8 12.68
2001 35.8 34.4 13.0
2002 31.7 30.4 13.3
2003 29.8 22.4 9.7
2003 (Site Moved To UMKC 4th Quarter)
2004 34.3 28.4 10.99
2005 34.2 34 12.53
2006 26.4 22.5 11.07
Site Removed Early 2007

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