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PM 2.5 Inventory Resource Center - Inventory Process

An important part of preparing an emission inventory involves several planning steps that should be completed before and during inventory development. A comprehensive discussion of the inventory planning steps can be found in Emission Inventory Improvement Program (EIIP) documents. The guide below will direct you to specific parts EIIP documents that relate to individual planning activities.


Explanation of File Formats
Defining the Purpose of the Inventory
Training Inventory Staff
EIIP Volume 1, Introduction to the Emission Inventory Improvement Program (PDF 557K)
Organizing and Staffing the Effort
Preparing a QA Plan
Develop Data Quality Objectives
Data Handling
Documenting the Effort
EIIP Volume 6, Chapter 2, Planning and Documentation (PDF 334K)

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