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

 

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

 

 

 

 

Air Quality                
                 
Session: September              
                 
  S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7  
Parameter               Units
                 
Ozone (max value on 8 hour average) 90 98 88 68 100 90 81 µg/Nm3
Ozone (hourly max. value) 97 99 88 86 115 101 85 µg/Nm3
Total Hydrocarbons ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
Total VOC's ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
Benzene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
PAH's ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-acenaphthene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-acenaphthylene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-'anthracene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-'benzo(a)anthracene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-benzo(a)pyrene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-benzo(e)pyrene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-benzo(b)fluoranthene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-benzo(g,h,i)perylene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-benzo(j)fluoranthene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-benzo(k)fluoranthene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-chrysene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-coronene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-dibenzo(a,h)anthracene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-fluoranthene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-fluorene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-phenanthrene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
-pyrene ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
Methane 0.00011 0.0001 0.000090 0.0001 0.00029 0.00011 0.00027 % V/V
Dioxins and Furans ND ND ND ND ND ND ND pg/Nm3
Carbon Monoxide 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 mg/Nm3
Arsenic ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ng/Nm3
Cadmium ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ng/Nm3
Mercury ND 9 ND ND ND ND ND ng/Nm3
Nickel ND 26 ND ND 24 ND ND ng/Nm3
Lead 8 8 4 5 7 6 11 ng/Nm3
                 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Particulates                
                 
Session: September              
                 
  S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7  
Parameter               Units
                 
PM 10 (24hrs) 42 34 34 41 42 44 45 µg/Nm3
PM 2.5 (day1) 19 11 11 12 13 15 16 µg/Nm3
                 
Total Particulates 51 45 52 51 47 50 54 µg/Nm3
                 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Odours                
                 
Session: September              
                 
  S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7  
Parameter               Units
                 
Hydrogen Sulphide ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ppb
Sulphur Dioxide 3 2 2 3 3 3 2 µg/Nm3
Ammonia ND ND ND ND ND ND ND ng/Nm3
Esters ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
Mercaptans ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
Indoles ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
Skatoles ND ND ND ND ND ND ND µg/Nm3
                 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Microbiology                
                 
Date: 8/8/2013              
                 
  S7 S1 S5 S6 S3 S2 S4  
Parameter               Units
                 
Aspergillus <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 cfu/m3
E Coli <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 cfu/m3
Yeasts 210 500 420 200 290 290 370 cfu/m3
Total Coliforms <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 <20 cfu/m3
                 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Noise and Vibrations              
                 
Date: 08.08.13              
                 
  S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7  
Parameter               Units
                 
Noise 58.6 54 53 58.3 53.1 51.7 54.6 dBA
Vibrations 0.23 0.23 0.27 0.24 0.19 0.22 0.23 mm/s