Redcar Plume Plotter
Redcar incinerator plume
at 19:50 on Sun, 25 Feb 2024
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The map shows the (predicted) current state of pollution from the proposed incinerator at Redcar (Grangetown).

The red line shows wind direction. Green rings show distance (km). Colours show concentration of oxides of nitrogen at ground level. Maximum: 33.7 µg/m3. This is the concentration at the location that is most polluted by the plume.

Breakdown of pollutants at most polluted location (green = background, red = added by plume):

Oxides of nitrogen
Sulphur dioxide
Carbon monoxide
Particulates
Hydrogen chloride
TOC
Hydrogen flouride
Cadmium and Thallium
Mercury

Oxides of nitrogen
Sulphur dioxide
Carbon monoxide
Particulates
Hydrogen chloride
TOC
Hydrogen flouride
Cadmium and Thallium
Mercury

Concentration
per m3
Background
(annual mean)
Plume
Oxides of nitrogen12.8 µg33.7 µg(263%)
Sulphur dioxide5 µg8.42 µg(168%)
Carbon monoxide267 µg14 µg(5%)
Particulates15.7 µg1.4 µg(9%)
Hydrogen chloride270 ng1.68 µg(623%)
TOC1.38 µg2.81 µg(203%)
Hydrogen flouride500 ng281 ng(56%)
Cadmium and Thallium630 pg5.61 ng(891%)
Mercury1.41 ng5.61 ng(398%)
Other metalsN/A84.2 ng
Dioxins and furansN/A56.1 fg
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Area:
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Emissions:
Planned
Latest weather data
Wind 8.1 mph (3.6 m/s) from 30°. Cloud cover: 4/10. Temp: 3°C. Pressure: 1003 mb. Data from Teesside International airport at 19:50.