Air Pollution in Alaskan Communities

While there are various types and degrees of Air Pollution, only those communities formally classified by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as Non-attainment or Maintenance Areas, or those communities / areas that regularly exceed or are near violating the health-based National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) are listed here.

The two main EPA criteria pollutants (pollutants that have EPA standards) impacting Alaska are Carbon Monoxide and Particulate Matter.



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Air Pollution in Alaska


Of Interest

Division of Air Quality