2007 Annual Member States reporting on ambient air quality assessment - 'The Questionnaire' ETC/ACC Technical Paper 2009/2

26 Oct 2009

Iulian Petchesi

with Part 2: Annexes (including the List of Zones). [List of zones]

  1. Directive 1999/30/EC (limit values for sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide and oxides of nitrogen, particulate matter and lead)
  2. Directive 2000/69/EC (limit values for benzene and carbon monoxide)
  3. Directive 2002/3/EC (long-term objective, target values, alert- & information thresholds for ozone)
  4. Directive 2004/107/EC (target values for arsenic, cadmium, nickel and benzo(a)pyrene)

Data is supplied by the Member States in the form of a predefined questionnaire (Decision 2004/461/EC).

This report gives an overview and analysis of the submitted information concerning data quality and zone exceedances in the Member States on 2007.
The report consists of two parts: Part 1: Main report and Part 2: Annexes.
In 2007 it was not mandatory for Member States to report on Pollutants under the fourth Daughter Directive 2004/107/EC.

Prepared by: Edward Vixseboxse and Frank de Leeuw (PBL, ETC/ACC)

Published by: ETC/ACC, November 2009, Main report 65 pp; Annexes 42 pp.