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Air pollutant emissions in the European Union (EU-28) 2010-2018, by pollutant

Carbon monoxide emissions are higher than any of the main air pollutants in the European Union, amounting to 19,433 gigagrams in 2018. Nitrogen oxides emissions have also experienced a decline over the past decades, dropping from 9,652 gigagrams in 2010 to 7,287 gigagrams in 2018. Road transport produces the highest volume of NOx emissions in the EU.

Total emissions of main air pollutants in the European Union (EU-28) from 2010 to 2018 (in gigagrams)*

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Release date

July 2020



Survey time period

2010 to 2018

Supplementary notes

* Gg = 1 gigagram = 1 kilotonne (kt)

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