RSE “Kazhydromet” on a regular basis conducts selection and analysis of samples of atmospheric air of Almaty by determination of content of benzo(a)pyrene. Benzo(a)pyrene in large cities, mostly by road. Metabolites of benzo(a)pyrene are mutagens and carcinogens.
June 24, 2020 showed concentrations below MPC (average daily MPC in the air of populated areas = 0,001 µg/m3).
Sampling is made on the following 5 points:
- Amangeldy St., corner of Satpayev St.;
- Raiymbek Ave, corner of Nauryzbai Batyr;
- MD. Aynabulak-3;
- MD. Aksai-3, St Marecek, corner of B. Momyshuly;
- MD. Tastak-1, St. Tole, 249.
the Actual concentrations of benzo(a)pyrene was 0 – of 0.0002 µg/m3.