Air Pollution in Sofia Reaches Levels that are 6 Times Above Norms

Society » ENVIRONMENT | November 30, 2017, Thursday // 09:35
Bulgaria: Air Pollution in Sofia Reaches Levels that are 6 Times Above Norms

In the last hours air pollution in Sofia with fine particles has reached 6 times above the norms, according to data from the National Automated System for Control of Ambient Air Quality. Highest values ​​are recorded in "Nadezhda" and "Hipodrome" at 21-22 hours last night in "Mladost".

The fine particulate matter concentration limit is 50 μg / m3 and refers to the daily average concentration averaged over 24 hours (0 to 24 hours). The system displays one-hour averages. In the morning hours there is a slight decrease in pollution, but again the readings are far above norms.

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