air quality standard

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

The maximum level of air pollutants (particularly sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, carbon dioxide, ground level ozone, and airborne particles), defined to protect human health and prescribed by law or regulation, which must not be exceeded during a given time in a defined area.

Subjects: Environmental Science — Public Health and Epidemiology.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.