Air Quality Monitoring in Irish Rail, Portlaoise, Co. Laois

The Irish Rail site is located at Irish Rail on the Old Knockmay Road, Portlaoise, Co. Loais.

Monitoring is done using a continuous BTEX monitor. The most recent available results can be viewed below.

 

Averaging Period: 1 Jul 2017 - 30 Jun 2018

Benzene
Average Concentration: 0.41 ug m-3

This is below the lower assessment threshold of 2.0 ug m-3.

 

Toluene
Average Concentration: 0.56 ug m-3

Ethylbenzene
Average Concentration: 0.13 ug m-3

m+p-Xylene
Average Concentration: 0.69 ug m-3

o-Xylene
Average Concentration: 0.13 ug m-3

There are no limit values for toluene, ethylbenzene or xylene.