WasteServ Malta - Sant'Antnin Waste Treatment - Monitoring January 2014
Environmental Policy - January 2014


Environment Monitoring at Sant'Antnin
Samples Taken By: Contractor
Sampling Period: January 2014





 AIR POLLUTANTS

 

                     
Date: Jan-14                  
                     
                  Detection  
Parameters S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 Units Limits  
                     
Ozone (Average) 72 44 68 72 67 81 71 µg/Nm3 2  
Ozone (Max) 82 64 73 74 73 83 87 µg/Nm3 2  
Total Hydrocarbons ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1  
Total VOC's ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1  
Benzene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1  
Methane 0.0001 0.0001 0.0001 0.0001 0.0001 0.0001 0.0001 % V/V 0.0001  
Dioxins and Furans ND ND ND ND ND ND ND pg/Nm3 0.02  
Carbon Monoxide 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.8 mg/Nm3 0.05  
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 ND ND ND ND ND ND ng/Nm3 2  
PAH's (Total) 0.1 ND ND 0.1 ND ND 0.3 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 0.2 µg/Nm3 0.1  
fluorene ND ND ND ND   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  
                     
                     

 

 

 


PARTICULATE MATTER

 

 

 

 

                   
Date: Jan-14                
                   
                  Detection
Parameters S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 Units Limits
                   
PM 10 (24hrs) 39 207 20 138 27 47 32 µg/Nm3 1
PM 2.5 10 39 7 25 8 9 10 µg/Nm3 1
Total Particulates 69 209 37 193 57 69 50 µg/Nm3 1
                   
                   

 

 

 


ODOUR GASES

 

 

 

                   
Date: Jan-14                
                   
                  Detection
Parameters S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 Units Limits
                   
                   
Hydrogen Sulphide ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ppb 500
Sulphur Dioxide 6 6 9 5 6 4 6 µg/Nm3 1
Ammonia ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ng/Nm3 2000
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
Skatoles ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3 0.1
                   
                   

 

 

 


MICROBIOLOGY PARAMETERS

 

 

 

                     
Date: 08/01/2014                  
                     
Parameters S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 Units Detection limits  
                     
Aspergillus ND ND ND ND ND ND ND cfu/m3 1 cfu/m3  
E Coli ND ND ND ND ND ND ND cfu/m3 1 cfu/m3  
Yeasts ND ND 40 40 40 ND ND cfu/m3 1 cfu/m3  
Total Coliforms ND ND ND ND ND ND ND cfu/m3 1 cfu/m3  
                     

 

 

 


NOISE & VIBRATIONS

 

 

 

 

Date: 20/01/2014              
                   
                  Detection
Parameters S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 Units Limits
                   
Noise 56.1 56.4 55.8 57.3 59.3 56.9 62.3 dBA 40-110
Vibrations 0.23 0.27 0.23 0.24 0.26 0.24 0.68 mm/s 0-254