Air Quality Management

Canadian Perspectives on a Global Issue

  • Eric Taylor
  • Ann McMillan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Steven Sakiyama, Randolph P. Angle
    Pages 1-16
  3. Air Pollution Science

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
    2. Ann McMillan, G. Foley
      Pages 19-42
    3. Jeffrey R. Brook, Tom F. Dann, Elisabeth Galarneau, Dennis Herod, Jean Pierre Charland
      Pages 43-67
    4. Michael D. Moran, Ashu Dastoor, Gilles Morneau
      Pages 69-98
    5. Bob Humphries, Tyler Abel
      Pages 99-127
    6. Brian Bukoski, Eric M Taylor
      Pages 129-138
  4. Air Quality Impacts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-139
    2. David M. Stieb, Ling Liu
      Pages 141-166
    3. Eric Taylor
      Pages 167-183
  5. Management of Emissions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. Randolph P. Angle
      Pages 187-202
    3. Deniz Karman, Greg Rideout, Wendy Bailey, Andrew Green, Peter Eggleton
      Pages 203-235
    4. S. Bittman, D. I. Massé, E. Pattey, M. Cournoyer, G. Qiu, A. Narjoux et al.
      Pages 237-259
    5. S. Bittman, Jeffrey R. Brook, Albert Bleeker, T. W. Bruulsema
      Pages 261-277
    6. Warren McCormick
      Pages 279-286
  6. Policy and Planning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 287-287
    2. Randolph P. Angle
      Pages 289-301
    3. Norm Zirnhelt, Randolph P. Angle, D. Laurie Bates-Frymel, Monique Gilbert, Sonia Melancon, Natalie Suzuki et al.
      Pages 329-348
  7. Communicating Air Quality Information

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 349-349
    2. Eric Taylor
      Pages 351-363
    3. Eric Taylor, Jeffrey R. Brook, Mike Moran, Dave M. Stieb, R. P. Angle, Deniz Karman et al.
      Pages 379-388
  8. Eric Taylor
    Pages E1-E1
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 391-408

About this book


This book provides a wide overview of the issues related to managing of air quality in Canada.  Learn about the air issues that have caused impacts to ecosystems or human health and hence been targeted to be managed.  Discover how Canada’s national governance involving a federal government along with provincial and territorial governments impacts the air quality management process.  Understand how Canadians manage their air quality in context with the USA, their largest and closest neighbour.  Benefit from the experience of 43 of Canada’s most experienced air quality management professionals who share their insights into the state of air quality in Canada today, how it is managed, as well as giving a glimpse into the future.


Air Quality History Community Planning Dispersion of Air Pollutants Health Impacts of Air Pollution Managing Pollutant Emissions

Editors and affiliations

  • Eric Taylor
    • 1
  • Ann McMillan
    • 2
  1. 1.Environmental Standards BranchBritish Columbia Ministry of EnvironmentVictoriaCanada
  2. 2.Storm ConsultingStittsvilleCanada

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