Benzo (a) Pyrene Levels at Kilkitt

Benzo(a)Pyrene (BaP) is measured as part of the particulate matter (PM10) sampling. Particulate filters are extracted and analysed in the lab.

The latest available results for benzo(a)pyrene are:


Average Concentration: 0.09 ng m-3
Averaging Period: 1 Jul 2016 - 30 Jun 2017


This is below the limit value of 1 ng m-3