Data about the daily mean concentration of air pollutants, especially those potentially harmful to human health. Data should be available for all air monitoring stations or air monitoring zones in a country. The Index focusses on key pollutants as defined by the World Health Organisation. See our methodology section for more information.
The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 2
|Openly licenced||No||Any reproduction requires prior written consent, as per Terms and Conditions of the Federal Authorities.|
|Downloadable at once||No|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format||CSV, HTML|
|findable_steps||Could not find on the national OGD portal, so had to search the FOEN website|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||Federal Office for the Environment|
|characteristics||Particulate matter (PM), Sulphur oxides (SOx), Nitrogen oxides (NOx), Carbon monoxide (CO), Ozone, Available per air monitoring station/zone||Reviewer: Was not able to found Volatiles as Benzene or Acetaldehyde in the Pollutants given.|
|location||http://www.bafu.admin.ch/luft/luftbelastung/blick_zurue - Data of the National Air Pollution Monitoring Network|
Accepted with corrections. Removed Volatiles from list as no reports on Benzene, Acetaldehyde or any other volatile was found.