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Urban air quality management strategy in Asia - guidebook (English)

Urban Air Quality Management Strategy (URBAIR) aims to assist in the design and implementation of policies, monitoring, and management to restore air quality in Asian metropolitan areas. This Guidebook details the steps in an air quality management system (AQMS). It is intended for use in conjunction with city-level data. Planners, economists, and engineers may refer to it as a sourcebook for technical assistance. It provides details on air quality modeling, choices of abatement measures and low cost-benefit analysis can be used to guide selection of appropriate measures. It summarizes the components of a general action plan to manage and control air pollution. The Guidebook outlines common air pollution laws and regulations and policy instruments and presents a five-step action plan for creating an AQMS specific to a city's circumstances. Abatement measures in the plan are categorized according to cost-effectiveness, as well as the time required to implement them and when they would become effective.


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    Shah, Jitendra J. Nagpal, Tanvi Brandon, Carter J. [Editors] Larssen, Steinar Gronskei, Knut Erik Hanegraaf, M. C. Jansen, Huib Kuik, O. J. Oosterhuis, F.H. Olsthoorn, Xander A.

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Shah, Jitendra J. Nagpal, Tanvi Brandon, Carter J. [Editors] Larssen, Steinar Gronskei, Knut Erik Hanegraaf, M. C. Jansen, Huib Kuik, O. J. Oosterhuis, F.H. Olsthoorn, Xander A.

Urban air quality management strategy in Asia - guidebook (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group.