Global Atmospheric Emissions of PAH Compounds

  • Huizhong ShenEmail author
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The emission inventory (PKU-PAH) was built upon a global high-resolution combustion inventory (PKU-FUEL), historical energy statistical data, and a spatiotemporally informed emission factor (EF) database. Sixty-nine sources are considered in the emission inventory. Due to lack of EF measurement, some sources such as volcanic eruption and non-ferrous metal smelting rather than aluminum production were not included in the study. However, these sources are supposed to contribute little proportion to overall atmospheric PAH emissions.


Motor Vehicle Emission Factor Emission Inventory Biomass Fuel Coke Production 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes, College of Urban and Environmental SciencesPeking UniversityBeijingChina

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