We've made some changes to EPA.gov. If the information you are looking for is not here, you may be able to find it on the EPA Web Archive or the January 19, 2017 Web Snapshot.

Air Emissions Inventories

2015 International Emission Inventory Conference - "Air Quality Challenges: Tackling the Changing Face of Emissions"

This conference focuses on how emission inventories meet the challenges posed by emerging air quality issues, with a focus on the Western US.  The theme highlights are:

  • How inventories can be used to assess the impacts of long-range transport on local NAAQS and other air quality issues;
  • How do key sectors in the Western US, including oil & gas, fires and agriculture affect local and regional air quality;
  • What are the current challenges in estimating emissions for key sectors?  How can we improve emission estimates for these key western sectors in inventories;
  • How can we leverage work going on at the regional and local levels to inform the National Emission Inventory? 
  • How are such air quality emissions issues connected to emissions of greenhouse gases? How can both air quality improvement and global warming mitigation be considered in emissions methods?          

Sessions