Journal cover Journal topic
Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Journal topic

Journal metrics

Journal metrics

  • IF value: 5.414 IF 5.414
  • IF 5-year value: 5.958 IF 5-year
    5.958
  • CiteScore value: 9.7 CiteScore
    9.7
  • SNIP value: 1.517 SNIP 1.517
  • IPP value: 5.61 IPP 5.61
  • SJR value: 2.601 SJR 2.601
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 191 Scimago H
    index 191
  • h5-index value: 89 h5-index 89
Volume 16, issue 10
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 6609–6626, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-6609-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 6609–6626, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-6609-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 31 May 2016

Research article | 31 May 2016

Effectiveness of replacing catalytic converters in LPG-fueled vehicles in Hong Kong

Xiaopu Lyu et al.

Download

Interactive discussion

Status: closed
Status: closed
AC: Author comment | RC: Referee comment | SC: Short comment | EC: Editor comment
Printer-friendly Version - Printer-friendly version Supplement - Supplement

Peer review completion

AR: Author's response | RR: Referee report | ED: Editor decision
AR by Hai GUO on behalf of the Authors (29 Mar 2016)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Referee Nomination & Report Request started (01 Apr 2016) by Alex B. Guenther
RR by Anonymous Referee #2 (02 May 2016)
ED: Publish as is (11 May 2016) by Alex B. Guenther
Publications Copernicus
Download
Short summary
In this study, the effectiveness of a LPG converter replacement program was evaluated. It was found that LPG-related VOCs and NOx decreased significantly due to the implementation of the program. Source apportionment also revealed the reduction of VOCs and NOx in LPG-fueled vehicle exhaust. From before to during the program, O3 increased slightly, mainly due to the reduction of NOx in LPG-fueled vehicle exhaust. To retain zero O3 increment, the lowest reduction ratio of VOCs / NOx was determined.
In this study, the effectiveness of a LPG converter replacement program was evaluated. It was...
Citation