Public notice

Environmental air standard breaches

Friday 4 September 2015

The Otago Regional Council is required under the Resource Management (National Environmental Standards for Air Quality) Regulations 2004 to report any breach of the ambient air quality standard.

The National Environmental Standard for 24-hour PM10 is 50 micrograms of particulate per cubic metre of air (g/m3). PM10 concentrations in August 2015 exceeded the standard as follows:

Air exceedences PDF