Ambient Air Quality of Kolkata - Annual Variation of PM2.5 and PM10 from 2013 to 2018
Pollution of air is one the leading environmental problems in the 21stcentury. Over the course of time the quality of air has degraded due to the toxic chemicals and compounds which are otherwise absent . The presence of such undesired substance has been detrimental to the quality of lives of ordinary people. In our study we have considered the ambient air quality of Kolkata and measured the annual variation of Particulate Matter from 2013 to 2018. PM2.5 and PM 10 have been considered for the study. The trend of the Particulate Matter over the time period has been observed. Also the reason of the variation of PM2.5 and PM10 has been discussed.
Keywords - Air Pollution, Ambient air Quality, Particulate Matter, PM2.5, PM10.