Batman Universitesi Yasam Bilimleri Dergisi
Cilt 7, Sayı 1/2 (Fen Bilimleri)  Ocak - Haziran 2017  (ISSN: 2147-4877, E-ISSN: 2459-0614)
Hamit ADIN / Fevzi YAŞAR / Şehmus ALTUN / Bahattin IŞCAN

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1465377040 Air Pollution and Precautions in Batman City Center

The analysis in this paper presents the past years evaluation of the concentration of the most important substances involved in the atmospheric pollution process, emphasizing the place occupied by Batman city center according to the quality index value of the city. In the city center of Batman, the trend of sulfur dioxide (SO2) and particulate matter (PM) emissions which are the most important factors that make up air pollution, between the years 2006-2011, were examined. The measured values has been evaluated according to the limit values of the Air Quality Control Regulations (AQCR) and limits values that were adopted by European Union (EU). Air pollution in Batman, between 2006 and 2011, did not exceed the limit values of the AQCR but the European Union (EU). As a result of this study, it can be recommended that there was not continuity in the control of air pollution in Batman city center, a local environmental committee should be organized and necessary decisions should be taken in the implementation phase of the decisions which are to be taken to control air pollution. Also, measures to be held to eliminate air pollution were listed.
Key words: Air Pollution, Air Quality, Batman, Particulate Matters, SO2.