Air Quality: Methods, Training, and Tools
- Air Quality and Public Health
- Transboundary Air Pollution
- Air Quality Management Manual
- Air Quality: Methods, Tools, and Training
- Global Climate Change
- Stratospheric Ozone
- Toxic Air Pollutants
- Indoor Air Quality
- Transportation and Air Quality
- Initiatives and Partnerships
- Bilateral and International Agreements
Note: EPA no longer updates this information, but it may be useful as a reference or resource.
EPA has information, tools, methods, approaches, training, and techniques that can be adapted for other countries. These include:
- EPA’s Technology Transfer Network(TTN) provides information on technical air quality issues, including air quality monitoring, modeling, emission inventories, control technologies, emissions testing, and air toxics.
- Air Pollution Training
- BenMAP is an EPA model that estimates the health benefits associated with air quality changes.
- AIRNow: The U.S. EPA, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Park Service (NPS), tribal, state, and local agencies have developed the AIRNow Web site to provide the public with easy access to national air quality information. The Web site offers daily Air Quality Index forecasts as well as real-time AQI conditions for over 300 cities across the US, and provides links to more detailed State and local air quality Web sites.
- EPA’s AirData Web site provides access to air pollution data for the entire United States.
- The Air Quality Index is an index for reporting daily air quality for the U.S.
- Emissions Trading: Emissions trading is one strategy for reducing emissions, and has been used primarily to reduce emissions from industrial emissions and power plants. EPA’s Emissions Trading Web site has additional information.
- The U.S. Clean Air Act is the basic legislation that guides EPA's air quality management programs.
- The Benefits and Costs of the Clean Air Act
- The Plain English Guide to the Clean Air Act
- Office of Air's Publications Website
- Non-EPA Resources
- The Clean Air Initiatives provide a variety of information relating to urban air quality management in key areas of the world.
- California Air Resources Board (CARB)
- CARB Programs on Modeling, Monitoring and Emissions
- The Clean Air for Europe Program