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    • Air pollution management and control in Latin America and the Caribbean: implications for climate change 

      Riojas-Rodríguez, Horacio; Silva, Agnes Soares da; Texcalac-Sangrador, José Luis; Moreno-Banda, Grea Litai (‎2016-09)‎
      Objective. To assess the status of the legal framework for air quality control in all countries of Latin America and Caribbean (‎LAC)‎; to determine the current distribution of air monitoring stations and mean levels of air pollutants in all capital and large cities (‎more than 100 000 inhabitants)‎; and to discuss the implications for climate change and public policymaking. Methods. From January 2015–February 2016, searches were conducted of online databases for legislation, regulations, policies, and air pollution programs, as well as for the ...