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.
|In an open and machine-readable format|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||Instituto Meteorológico Nacional|
In Costa Rica, the national inventory of greenhouse gases is done by the National Meteorological Institute (IMN) dependency attached to MINAE: http://cglobal.imn.ac.cr/gases-efecto-invernadero. The last one published was for 2011 and are still lacking to be the product of a national monitoring system as is established by the Kyoto Protocol, and an appropriate instrument for decision-making in both the public sector as the private sector. Originally submitted by Susana Soto
Reviewer: Accepted without corrections.