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): 3
|Downloadable at once||Yes|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format||XLS|
|findable_steps||Please access data catalogue site (http://www.data.go.jp/?lang=english) and search by words regarding "Environment" then you will find urls linking to the website of datasets released by Ministry of the Environment.|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||Ministry of the Environment|
|characteristics||Particulate matter (PM), Sulphur oxides (SOx), Nitrogen oxides (NOx), Carbon monoxide (CO), Volatile organic compounds (VOCs)|
|location||http://www.data.go.jp/data/dataset/env_20140904_0933 - An main page of datasets list that Ministry of the Environments has published in accordance with the copyright license Attribution 2.1 Japan of the Creative Commons License (hereafter referred to as the CC License). For details ,see http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.1/jp/legalcode the pollutant emissions., http://www.env.go.jp/doc/toukei/contents/index.html#6sh - Datasets regarding Pollutant Emissions are available the following url.|
Accepted without corrections. Data is presented in bulk, with no recent updates.