South Link Road, Cork

Data from South Link Road, Cork

The Environmental Protection Agency manages the National Ambient Air Quality Network.

The Air Quality Index for Health  is calculated every hour and tells you if air quality is good, fair, poor or very poor in your region. The above index is for overall air quality in the Cork City AQIH Region. You can find out if air quality is likely to affect your health and what you can do to protect your health on the Air Quality Index for Health page.

The South Link Road site is located on the South side of Cork City, at the Cork City Council landfill. The site is operated by Cork City Council.

Monitoring is done using continuous monitors for sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide and ozone. Continuous samples were also taken for particulates (PM10), and benzene.

Air Monitoring Information