Last update: September 2015




Development of A Cost Efficient Policy Tool for reduction of Particulate Matter in AIR

Legislation regarding PM concentrations and air quality

Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21st of May 2008 on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe

Partners Websites

N.C.S.R. Demoktiros

University of Thessaly
Department of Planning and Regional Development

Aristotle Univeristy of Thessaloniki
Department of Chemistry

AXON Envirogroup Ltd 

Technical Univeristy of Crete
Environmental Engineering Department

Ministry for the Environment, Energy and Climate Change (previously Ministry of the Environment and Public Works)

Coalition of 21 Local Authorities of North and East Athens, encompassing at least one third of the Athens Metropolitan area.

Prefecture of Magnesia

Municipality of Thessaloniki

Association of Motor Vehicles Importers – Representatives

Independent Transport Service providers:
Attiko Metro S.A.
Attiki odos
European Commission
Air Quality
Time Extensions for PM10, Nitrogen Dioxide and Benzene

The new Directive 2008/50/EC on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe recognizes the fact that several Member States have particular difficulties in achieving compliance with the limit values for particulate matter (PM10), nitrogen dioxide and benzene.
European Environment Agency
Other sites
Research network for atmospheric pollution  
EcoTexnologia 2011  
Global Atmospheric Watch Station Information System:  
Other LIFE+projects
MED-PARTICLES - Particles size and composition in Mediterranean countries: geographical variability and short-term health effects. LIFE10 ENV/IT/000327
CMA on the use of calcium and magnesium acetate to abate road dust resuspension.  
DIAPASON, on detection of African dust.  
PM3 - Particulates monitoring, modelling and management.
LIFE09 ENV/CY/000252
AmiBio - Automatic acoustic Monitoring and Inventorying of BIOdiversity. LIFE08 NAT/GR/000539  

LIFE 09 ENV/GR/000289


Programme Life+Environment Policy and Governance




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