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PölyBAT: Street Dust Control Best Practices
Project | Published: 2020-04-21

The formation as well as the mitigation measures of street dust have been extensively studied in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area for several years. However, the results and lessons learned from these ...

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Air quality and health effects of street dust
Content page | Published: 2020-04-17

Picture: Roosa Ritola Street dust contributes significantly to coarse fraction of ambient PM 10 and thus has a negative effect on air quality in Finnish cities especially during spring m...

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KALPA-3
Project | Published: 2020-04-09

KALPA-3 Road Dust Sources, Emission Reduction Measures and Air Quality Impacts- Research Project Road dust emissions, sources, their effect on the air quality as well as mitigation measu...

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NORDUST-2
Project | Published: 2020-04-09

NORDUST-2 (Nordic road dust research project) NorDust II is a common Nordic road dust research project gathering world leading Nordic competence in the research area to improve the unders...

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Publications
Content page | Published: 2020-04-17

Most important peer-reviewed publications Stojiljkovic, A., Kauhaniemi, M., Kukkonen, J., Kupiainen, K., Karppinen, A., Denby, B.R., Kousa, A., Niemi, J.V., Ketzel M. 2019. The...

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Research projects
Content page | Published: 2020-04-17

Ongoing research projects NORDUST-2  - Nordic road dust research project. Development of emission modelling and optimization of abatement measures by improved emission mode...

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Street dust research
Project | Published: 2020-04-17

Picture: Roosa Ritola   Street dust refers to particles generated by vehicle induced wear (road, tyre and brake wear) and dust accumulated on the road surface from other s...

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Street dust research methods
Content page | Published: 2020-04-17

Picture: Roosa Ritola WDS SYKE owns and operates a measuring device developed at the Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute VTI (VTI, Statens väg- och transportfors...

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Upgrading the National Environmental Monitoring System of Azerbaijan
Project | Published: 2019-03-12

Basic information The project is funded by European Union within the ENPI Annual Action Programme 2012 with a budget of 1.4 million EUR. The project is implemented by the consortium of EU Member...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Upgrading the National Environmental Monitoring System of Azerbaijan
Air Pollution Damage Cost Model for Finland (IHKU)
Project | Published: 2017-05-29

Picture: Tero Pajukallio Air pollution has severe negative impacts on human health and environment. Monetary value of these negative impacts for people and society can be assessed with va...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Air Pollution Damage Cost Model for Finland (IHKU)
Towards Cleaner Air – new report on transboundary air pollution
News | Published: 2016-06-15

SYKE experts have taken part in compiling the new UNECE report on transboundary air pollution. Emissions have declined in Europe and North America, thanks to effective pollution measures. In Europe av......

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Finnish Regional Emission Scenario model FRES
Project | Published: 2015-10-09

Picture: Olli-Pekka Pietiläinen Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) evaluates air pollution emissions and their impacts on the climate, environment and human health. The evaluations are ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Finnish Regional Emission Scenario model FRES
Health effects of particulate matter
Content page | Published: 2017-03-07

Photo: Olli-Pekka Pietiläinen Fine particles in ambient air are considered to be the worst air pollution for human health. Significant health effects are observed already at relatively ...

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Environmental impact assessment of airborne particulate matter: the effects of abatement and management strategies (BATMAN)
Project | Published: 2015-08-13

In Finland, PM air pollution has been confirmed as the most important source of environmental burden of disease (EBD). The mainstream international evaluations regarding the effects of air pollution h...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Environmental impact assessment of airborne particulate matter: the effects of abatement and management strategies (BATMAN)
Understanding the link between Air pollution and Distribution of related Health Impacts and Welfare in the Nordic countries (NordicWelfAir)
Project | Published: 2016-02-19

The impacts from air pollution are not equally distributed, but depend on socio-demograhic and socio-economic factors, including age, gender, social status, education level, ethnic group, living condi...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Understanding the link between Air pollution and Distribution of related Health Impacts and Welfare in the Nordic countries (NordicWelfAir)