It is a citizen science project where approximately 1,200 participants are recording levels of Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) pollution in their local area. One of which is in Huntstown Dublin 15 It is a joint project between the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Environmental Education Unit of An Taisce. For a 4-week period during October/November – approximately 1,200 selected participants – one of which is in Huntstown will be measuring nitrogen dioxide (NO2) as follows: Participants are installing a measurement tube outside their chosen location from the 8th of October to the 5th of November. The tube will measure the average NO2 levels over that period.
- Participants will get their results and an interactive map on cleanairtogether.ie will display all the results to the public.
- In early 2022, you will be able to see how Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) levels compare across Dublin.