Volcano in Iceland- Impact on Air Quality in Ireland

Date released: Sep 07 2014

The EPA has detected signals of an impact on air quality from the Bardarbunga Volcano. Higher than normal levels of sulphur dioxide were detected yesterday for a short period of time at EPA monitoring stations around the country. Levels have risen again today, although to levels lower than those detected yesterday.

Up to date information on air quality is available on the EPA website, along with health advice for the public should air quality be less than good.