Dr. E. Diapouli (N.C.S.R. “Demokritos”) gave an interview on Sunday 16/3/2014 to Mrs. N. Skepetari on ATHINA 9.84 radio station.
Dr. Diapouli discussed on the problem of particulate air pollution which remains an important environmental issue, especially in big urban centers across the world. She provided information on the current situation of particulate matter concentrations in Greece, the main sources contributing to peak concentrations, as well as the steps taken by the local and national authorities towards controlling specific pollution sources. Dr. Diapouli also noted the importance of natural sources, such as the long-range transport of Sahara dust, for the Southern European region.
The interview was scheduled with the occasion of an upcoming presentation by Dr. Diapouli at Café Scientifique, an initiative for the communication of science to the general public.