ADINA MILENA TATAR RESEARCH ON CO POLLUTION IN URBAN AREAS The environment is an essential element to human existence and being the interference result of natural elements, soil-air-water-climate-biosphere, with elements created by human activity. The purpose of this study has been to monitor carbon monoxide (CO) immissions in the municipality of Targu-Jiu, and the towns of Rovinari and Turceni during 2017 and to interpret the generated data by reference to the limit value for the protection of human health (L.V.), according to Law no. 104/2011. From the analysis of the data generated during the monitoring it has been concluded that for the urban areas that are the subject of the present study, the CO pollutant is not a danger to the population and the environment.
Keywords: CO, pollution, air quality, human health, limit value