WasteServ Malta - Sant'Antnin Waste Treatment - Monitoring December 2013
Environmental Policy - December 2013

 

Environment Monitoring at Sant'AntninSamples Taken By: Contractor
Sampling Period: December 2013

 

 

 

 

 

Ambient Air                  
                   
Date: December '13              
                   
                   
Parameter S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7   DL
                   
                   
Ozone (max value on 8 hour average) 71 75 70 75 76 61 74 µg/Nm3 2
Ozone (hourly max. value) 80 79 74 77 81 75 78 µg/Nm3 2
Total Hydrocarbons ND ND 1.7 ND ND 6.1 ND µg/Nm3 0.1
Total VOC's ND 1.3 13.9 ND ND 14.4 ND µg/Nm3 0.1
Benzene ND ND 0.4 ND ND 1.6 ND µg/Nm3 0.1
PAH's Total 0.1 0.1 ND ND 0.2 0.2 0.2 µg/Nm3 0.1
- acenaphthene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- acenaphthylene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
-' anthracene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
-' benzo(a)anthracene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- benzo(a)pyrene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- benzo(e)pyrene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- benzo(b)fluoranthene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- benzo(g,h,i)perylene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- benzo(j)fluoranthene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- benzo(k)fluoranthene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- chrysene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- coronene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- dibenzo(a,h)anthracene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- fluoranthene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- fluorene ND ND ND ND 0.1 ND 0.1 µg/Nm3 0.1
- indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- phenanthrene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
- pyrene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
                   
Methane 0.00008 0.00008 0.00007 0.00008 0.00008 0.00009 0.00009 % V/V 0.0001
Dioxins and Furans ND ND ND ND ND ND ND pg/Nm3 0.02
Carbon Monoxide 1 0.6 0.7 0.7 1.1 0.5 1 mg/Nm3 50
Arsenic ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ng/Nm3 2
Cadmium ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ng/Nm3 2
Mercury ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ng/Nm3 2
Nickel ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ng/Nm3 2
Lead ND 25 ND 4 5 7 25 ng/Nm3 2
                   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Particulates                  
                   
Date: December '13              
                   
  S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7   Detection
Parameter               Units Limits
                   
                   
PM 10 (24hrs) 15 22 18 10 13 26 27 µg/Nm3 1
                   
PM 2.5 (day1) 2 6 3 3 1 6 7 µg/Nm3 1
                   
Total Particulates 29 30 34 22 21 35 48 µg/Nm3 1
                   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Odours                  
                   
Date: December '13              
                   
                   
Parameter S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 Units DL
                   
                   
Hydrogen Sulphide ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ppb 500
Sulphur Dioxide 6 6 4 6 7 4 6 µg/Nm3 1
Ammonia ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ng/Nm3 2000 ng/Nm3
Esters ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 3
Mercaptans ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 1
Indoles ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1 µg/Nm3
Skatoles ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1 µg/Nm3
                   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Microbiology                  
                   
Date: 11/26/2013                
                   
                   
Parameter S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 Units DL
                   
Aspergillus <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 cfu/m3 1
E Coli <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 cfu/m3 1
Yeasts 270 520 230 190 610 630 450 cfu/m3 1
Total Coliforms <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 cfu/m3 1
                   

 

 

 

 


Noise and Vibrations

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date: 27-28/11/2013              
                   
 
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Parameter               Units DL
                   
Noise 59.9 61.6 59.6 58.7 61.5 58.3 59.4 dBA 40-110
Vibrations 0.28 0.27 0.27 0.24 0.24 0.28 0.27 mm/s 0-254