English summary of a study by TNO: Ultrafine Particles in the Vicinity of Schiphol

Aircraft release exceptionally high amounts of ultrafine particles. Ultrafine particles are very unhealthy (see box). Research by TNO (Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research) shows that Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is a source of air pollution in the vicinity of the airport. In this summary we give a short explanation of how TNO carried out this research and what the results were. Source: Keuken M, Moerman M, Zandveld P, Henzing B, Brunekreef B, Hoek G. Ultrafijn stof rondom Schiphol [Ultrafine particles in the vicinity of Schiphol]. Tijdschrift Lucht [Dutch journal for air quality], no. 6, 2014.

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