Action to manage and improve air quality is largely driven by European (EU) legislation.  The 2008 ambient air quality directive (2008/50/EC) sets legally binding limits for concentrations in outdoor air of major air pollutants that impact public health such as particulate matter (PM10 and PM2.5) and nitrogen dioxide (NO2).  As well as having direct effects, these pollutants can combine in the atmosphere to form ozone, a harmful air pollutant (and potent greenhouse gas) which can be transported great distances by weather systems.



Description Type Endpoint
SO2 2015 WMS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wms/wg (inspire-wg:aq_so22015_grid_region)
NOX 2015 WMS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wms/wg (inspire-wg:aq_nox2015g_grid_region)
PM10 (2015) WMS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wmscache (inspire-wg:aq_pm102015g_grid_region)
PM 2.5 (2015) WMS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wmscache (inspire-wg:aq_pm252015g_grid_region)
Benzene 2015 WMS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wms/wg (inspire-wg:aq_bz2015g_grid_region)
NO2 2015 WMS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wmscache (inspire-wg:aq_no22015g_grid_region)
Ozone 2015 WMS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wms/wg (inspire-wg:aq_dgt2015g_grid_region)
SO2 2015 WFS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wfs (inspire-wg:aq_so22015_grid_region)
NOX 2015 WFS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wfs (inspire-wg:aq_nox2015g_grid_region)
PM10 (2015) WFS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wfs (inspire-wg:aq_pm102015g_grid_region)
PM 2.5 (2015) WFS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wfs (inspire-wg:aq_pm252015g_grid_region)
Benzene 2015 WFS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wfs (inspire-wg:aq_bz2015g_grid_region)
NO2 2015 WFS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wfs (inspire-wg:aq_no22015g_grid_region)
Ozone 2015 WFS http://lle.gov.wales/services/wfs (inspire-wg:aq_dgt2015g_grid_region)

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