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S.H. Bell Chicago Air Monitoring Data

EPA has required environmental air monitoring of the S.H. Bell Company facility in Chicago, Ill.

Monitor Locations

Monitoring Site ID Approximate Location Monitoring Equipment
Northing Easting
S1 41.708239 -87.544058 BAM-1020 monitor for PM10 (Continuous FEM)
S2 41.710553 -87.539204 BAM-1020 monitor for PM10 (Continuous FEM)
S3 41.710552 -87.542043 BAM-1020 monitor for PM10 (Continuous FEM)
Agilaire 8872 Datalogger
S4 41.711541 -87.539607 BAM-1020 monitor for PM10 (Continuous FEM)
Two (2) Tisch Environmental HiVol 6070 DVBL
Filter-Based FRM PM10 Monitors
41.709841 -87.540376 Meteorological monitors (Climatronics: Wind Speed, Wind Direction, Temperature, Barometric Pressure, Data Logger)

Placement of the monitors is illustrated in the map below. Click on the map to view a larger image.

Air monitor placement at S.H. Bell Chicago facility - March 2017

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Air Monitor Data

EPA has developed various pollution and wind roses with the March 1, 2017, through June 30, 2017, air monitoring data.
View the S.H. Bell Chicago Pollution Roses.
  • A wind rose is a diagram that shows the distribution of wind direction over a period of time.
  • A pollution rose is a graphical display of wind direction frequency for winds having certain amounts of a particulates.
  • Additional information on wind and pollution roses. (Air Pollution Control Orientation Course Unit 3 Air Pollution Meteorology, p. 48)

Continuous Hourly PM10 Data
From the FEM PM10 Monitors

S1 S2 S3 S4
Air monitor data from S.H. Bell facility in Chicago, Ill.
March - October 2017

SHB Summary of all continuous data October 2017(5 pp, 1 MB)

Month Filter-based Monitor (S4) Data From the FRM Monitor
March - October 2017 SHB Summary of All Filter Data Through October 2017(5 pp, 153 K)

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Meteorological data from S.H. Bell facility in Chicago, Ill.
Date Meteorological Data (EMS)
March 2017 Meteorological data - March 2017 (csv)(1 pg, 50 K)
April 2017 SH Bell Chicago April 2017 MET Data (xls)(5 pp, 58 K, June 5, 2017)
May 2017 S.H. Bell Chicago May 2017 MET Data (XLSX)(1 pg, 59 K)
June 2017 S.H. Bell Chicago June 2017 MET Data (XLSX)(1 pg, 58 K)
July 2017 S.H. Bell Chicago July 2017 MET Data (1 pg, 60 K)
August 2017 S.H. Bell August 2017 MET data(5 pp, 60 K)
September 2017 S.H. Bell September 2017 MET data(3 pp, 58 K)
October 2017 Meteorological Data (EMS) oCTOBER 2017(5 pp, 59 K)

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