Material particulado en Santiago

AQ data for Santiago downtown

Data Disclaimer: These data have been collected by the Ministry for the Environment (previously, National Commission for the Environment) since 1988.

  • Principal Investigator: Laura Gallardo, CR2 – Center for Climate and Resilience Research
    Email: lgallard@u.uchile.cl
    Av. Blanco Encalada 2002, Santiago, Chile
  • Data Site Manager: Francisca Muñoz, CR2 – Center for Climate and Resilience Research
    Email: fmunoz@dgf.uchile.cl
    Av. Blanco Encalada 2002, Santiago, Chile

a) Particulate matter collected with a dichotomous sampler at various sites in Santiago, Chile (Excel Files). These data were directly provided by officials from the Ministry for the Environment (RMartinez.rm@mma.gob.cl)

i) PM10 (1988-2015)
ii) PM 2.5 (1998-2014)

b) Historic data for Santiago as available in 2009 at www.asrm.cl, i.e., the Metropolitan Health Authority previously in charge of the air quality monitoring (Text and excel files contained in zip file)

iii) ASRM_dec232009

c) Air quality data as downloaded from https://sinca.mma.gob.cl/ (Ministry for the Environment)

iv) CO (1970 – 2016)
v) NO (2009 – 2016)
vi) NO_2 (2009 – 2016)
vii) NO_X (2009 – 2016)
viii) SO_2 (1997 – 2016)
ix) PM2.5 (2000 – 2016)

CITATION – If you use this dataset please acknowledge the Minsitry for the Environment, and cite

Gallardo L, Barraza F, Ceballos A, Galleguillos M, Huneeus N, Lambert F, et al. . Evolution of air quality in Santiago: The role of mobility and lessons from the science-policy interface . Elem Sci Anth . 2018; 6 ( 1 ) :38 . DOI:10.1525/elementa.293