Found 73 Existing Initiatives Page 1 of 8

Air.Air

application

name of the application

Air.Air

reference

author(s), year

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

PM sensor box for indoor

deployment

status of deployment (for example: real-life project, testing, demonstration,…)

real-life

target population

general, public transportation, users, car drivers, truck drivers, children, cyclists,…

general public

software type

open-source (in order to make unique campaigns) or proprietary software

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …

mobile

coordination

who can launch a campaign

everyone

air quality sensing technologies

which type of sensors or methodes are used to obtain air quality measurements. “Direct” methods refer to devoted sensing devices bought and used by the costumer, “indirect” methods to data collection methods from offial air quality networks

PM sensor box for indoor

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

temperature, humidity

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

PM concentration

what type of qualitative data is gathered

none

what kind of data is calculated

CO², cost, health, … / What is the basis of calculation (e.g. reference database, European guidelines for external costs, etc.)

indoor air quality

reporting method

which reporting method is used (for example: website or directly on the smartphone’s app, heat maps, dashboard, and/or reports)

mobile application

visualisations

method of reporting (visualisation) of the collected data (qualitative representation can be a red or a green light, a text explaining the progress, while quantitative representation consists of numbers or statistics

plane number on device, link to mobile app (timeseries available)

incentives

self-monitoring, gamification, rewards, social networks,…

self-minitoring

applicability of results

are the results useable for policy-makers and how can they obtain this information?

unknown

limitations

gaps and limitations of the campaign or application

/

remarks

other important remarks for the review, links to other projects,

/

quantitative data source

air quality measurements with own device (direct) OR air quality data from official stations or other installed air quality networks (indirect) OR both

direct

Air Bubbles

application

name of the application

Air Bubbles

reference

author(s), year

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

Check out the air quality around you in real time. Air Bubbles shows you a map of how healthy or dangerous the air is around you and alerts you when the air quality is getting worse. From Los Angeles to Beijing, Air Bubbles can inform you with colorful bubbles that represent air pollution levels.

deployment

status of deployment (for example: real-life project, testing, demonstration,…)

real-life

target population

general, public transportation, users, car drivers, truck drivers, children, cyclists,…

general public

software type

open-source (in order to make unique campaigns) or proprietary software

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …

mobile application, data from official stations

coordination

who can launch a campaign

everyone

air quality sensing technologies

which type of sensors or methodes are used to obtain air quality measurements. “Direct” methods refer to devoted sensing devices bought and used by the costumer, “indirect” methods to data collection methods from offial air quality networks

air qulaity and pollen data from stations

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

none

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

air pollutant concentrations, AQI

what type of qualitative data is gathered

share information on social media

what kind of data is calculated

CO², cost, health, … / What is the basis of calculation (e.g. reference database, European guidelines for external costs, etc.)

alerts and health advise

reporting method

which reporting method is used (for example: website or directly on the smartphone’s app, heat maps, dashboard, and/or reports)

View the AQI (air quality index) numbers all around you, with information about how healthy or dangerous the air is. Share with friends

visualisations

method of reporting (visualisation) of the collected data (qualitative representation can be a red or a green light, a text explaining the progress, while quantitative representation consists of numbers or statistics

map, alerts

incentives

self-monitoring, gamification, rewards, social networks,…

self-monitoring

applicability of results

are the results useable for policy-makers and how can they obtain this information?

unknown

limitations

gaps and limitations of the campaign or application

/

remarks

other important remarks for the review, links to other projects,

/

quantitative data source

air quality measurements with own device (direct) OR air quality data from official stations or other installed air quality networks (indirect) OR both

indirect

Air Casting

application

name of the application

Air Casting

reference

author(s), year

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

AirCasting is an open-source, end-to-end solution for collecting, displaying, and sharing health and environmental data using your smartphone. The platform consists of wearable sensors that detect changes in your environment and physiology, including a palm-sized air quality monitor called the AirBeam, the AirCasting Android app, the AirCasting website, and wearable LED accessories.

deployment

status of deployment (for example: real-life project, testing, demonstration,…)

real-life

target population

general, public transportation, users, car drivers, truck drivers, children, cyclists,…

general public

software type

open-source (in order to make unique campaigns) or proprietary software

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …

mobile

coordination

who can launch a campaign

everyone

air quality sensing technologies

which type of sensors or methodes are used to obtain air quality measurements. “Direct” methods refer to devoted sensing devices bought and used by the costumer, “indirect” methods to data collection methods from offial air quality networks

pollution sensors, meteo sensors, health sensors, noise and location

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

other direct sensor measurements can be added

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

air quality data, activity level, biometrics

what type of qualitative data is gathered

AirCasters can record, map, and share sound level, temp, humidity, PM2.5, CO, NO2, heart rate and heart rate variability, breathing rate, activity level, acceleration and core temperature

what kind of data is calculated

CO², cost, health, … / What is the basis of calculation (e.g. reference database, European guidelines for external costs, etc.)

reponses to sensor measurements

reporting method

which reporting method is used (for example: website or directly on the smartphone’s app, heat maps, dashboard, and/or reports)

smartphone application

visualisations

method of reporting (visualisation) of the collected data (qualitative representation can be a red or a green light, a text explaining the progress, while quantitative representation consists of numbers or statistics

on top of the mobile application, AirCasting Luminescent Accessories connect to the AirCasting app over Bluetooth to illuminate LEDs in response to the sensor measurements received by the AirCasting app: green for low intensity, then yellow, then orange, and red for high intensity.

incentives

self-monitoring, gamification, rewards, social networks,…

self-monitoring

applicability of results

are the results useable for policy-makers and how can they obtain this information?

not defined

limitations

gaps and limitations of the campaign or application

/

remarks

other important remarks for the review, links to other projects,

functionalities for sharing of collected data

quantitative data source

air quality measurements with own device (direct) OR air quality data from official stations or other installed air quality networks (indirect) OR both

direct

Air Cube / Air Check

application

name of the application

Air Cube / Air Check

reference

author(s), year

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

indoor air sensor

deployment

status of deployment (for example: real-life project, testing, demonstration,…)

real-life

target population

general, public transportation, users, car drivers, truck drivers, children, cyclists,…

general public

software type

open-source (in order to make unique campaigns) or proprietary software

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …

indoor, stationary, portable

coordination

who can launch a campaign

costumer

air quality sensing technologies

which type of sensors or methodes are used to obtain air quality measurements. “Direct” methods refer to devoted sensing devices bought and used by the costumer, “indirect” methods to data collection methods from offial air quality networks

sensor box for PM and CO

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

humidity

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

PM, CO

what type of qualitative data is gathered

PM, CO, humidity

what kind of data is calculated

CO², cost, health, … / What is the basis of calculation (e.g. reference database, European guidelines for external costs, etc.)

discomfort measure, tips and resommendations, alerting

reporting method

which reporting method is used (for example: website or directly on the smartphone’s app, heat maps, dashboard, and/or reports)

mobile application

visualisations

method of reporting (visualisation) of the collected data (qualitative representation can be a red or a green light, a text explaining the progress, while quantitative representation consists of numbers or statistics

real-time measurements of each pollutant, evaluation of the air quality (bad, good, etc), timeseries, reports, alerting

incentives

self-monitoring, gamification, rewards, social networks,…

monitoring indoor air quality, recommendations to improve the indoor air quality

applicability of results

are the results useable for policy-makers and how can they obtain this information?

potentially usefull

limitations

gaps and limitations of the campaign or application

privacy issues

remarks

other important remarks for the review, links to other projects,

/

quantitative data source

air quality measurements with own device (direct) OR air quality data from official stations or other installed air quality networks (indirect) OR both

direct

Air Mentor

application

name of the application

Air Mentor

reference

author(s), year

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

monitor indoor air quality and give advisory for healthy life

deployment

status of deployment (for example: real-life project, testing, demonstration,…)

real-life

target population

general, public transportation, users, car drivers, truck drivers, children, cyclists,…

general public

software type

open-source (in order to make unique campaigns) or proprietary software

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …

mobile application, data from official stations

coordination

who can launch a campaign

everyone

air quality sensing technologies

which type of sensors or methodes are used to obtain air quality measurements. “Direct” methods refer to devoted sensing devices bought and used by the costumer, “indirect” methods to data collection methods from offial air quality networks

sensor box for air quality

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

temperature and humidity sensors included in the sensor box

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

PM2.5, PM10, CO2, TVOC, tempeature, humidity

what type of qualitative data is gathered

none

what kind of data is calculated

CO², cost, health, … / What is the basis of calculation (e.g. reference database, European guidelines for external costs, etc.)

real-time air quality report from Air Mentor devices

reporting method

which reporting method is used (for example: website or directly on the smartphone’s app, heat maps, dashboard, and/or reports)

mobile application, website

visualisations

method of reporting (visualisation) of the collected data (qualitative representation can be a red or a green light, a text explaining the progress, while quantitative representation consists of numbers or statistics

visual representation of Air Mentor measurements, graphical representation of indoor air quality index, information about pollutants, recommendation actions

incentives

self-monitoring, gamification, rewards, social networks,…

self monitoring of the indoor environment

applicability of results

are the results useable for policy-makers and how can they obtain this information?

unknown

limitations

gaps and limitations of the campaign or application

/

remarks

other important remarks for the review, links to other projects,

/

quantitative data source

air quality measurements with own device (direct) OR air quality data from official stations or other installed air quality networks (indirect) OR both

direct

Air Now

application

name of the application

Air Now

reference

author(s), year

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

EPA application for real-time air quality information that people can use to protect their health when planning their daily activities

deployment

status of deployment (for example: real-life project, testing, demonstration,…)

real-life

target population

general, public transportation, users, car drivers, truck drivers, children, cyclists,…

general public

software type

open-source (in order to make unique campaigns) or proprietary software

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …

mobile application, data from official stations

coordination

who can launch a campaign

everyone

air quality sensing technologies

which type of sensors or methodes are used to obtain air quality measurements. “Direct” methods refer to devoted sensing devices bought and used by the costumer, “indirect” methods to data collection methods from offial air quality networks

air quality data from official monitoring stations

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

GPS

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

location

what type of qualitative data is gathered

none

what kind of data is calculated

CO², cost, health, … / What is the basis of calculation (e.g. reference database, European guidelines for external costs, etc.)

AQI, health info provided per index category

reporting method

which reporting method is used (for example: website or directly on the smartphone’s app, heat maps, dashboard, and/or reports)

mobile application

visualisations

method of reporting (visualisation) of the collected data (qualitative representation can be a red or a green light, a text explaining the progress, while quantitative representation consists of numbers or statistics

The app will allow users to get location-specific reports on current air quality and air quality forecasts for both ozone and fine particle pollution (PM2.5). Air quality maps from the AIRNow website provide visual depictions of current and forecast air quality nationwide, and a page on air quality-related health effects explains what actions people can take to protect their health at different AQI levels, such as “code orange.”

incentives

self-monitoring, gamification, rewards, social networks,…

self-monitoring, activity planning

applicability of results

are the results useable for policy-makers and how can they obtain this information?

unknown

limitations

gaps and limitations of the campaign or application

/

remarks

other important remarks for the review, links to other projects,

/

quantitative data source

air quality measurements with own device (direct) OR air quality data from official stations or other installed air quality networks (indirect) OR both

indirect

Air Quality Belgium

application

name of the application

Air Quality Belgium

reference

author(s), year

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

Consult air quality measured data and forecasts for Belgium

deployment

status of deployment (for example: real-life project, testing, demonstration,…)

real-life

target population

general, public transportation, users, car drivers, truck drivers, children, cyclists,…

general public

software type

open-source (in order to make unique campaigns) or proprietary software

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …

mobile application, data from official stations

coordination

who can launch a campaign

everyone

air quality sensing technologies

which type of sensors or methodes are used to obtain air quality measurements. “Direct” methods refer to devoted sensing devices bought and used by the costumer, “indirect” methods to data collection methods from offial air quality networks

air quality measurements from official monitoring sites

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

GPS

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

PM10, PM2.5, NOx, O3, SO2, BC

what type of qualitative data is gathered

none

what kind of data is calculated

CO², cost, health, … / What is the basis of calculation (e.g. reference database, European guidelines for external costs, etc.)

country-wide maps of the air quality (historical, real-time and forecasts (up to 2 days))

reporting method

which reporting method is used (for example: website or directly on the smartphone’s app, heat maps, dashboard, and/or reports)

mobile application (similar to website content www.irceline.be)

visualisations

method of reporting (visualisation) of the collected data (qualitative representation can be a red or a green light, a text explaining the progress, while quantitative representation consists of numbers or statistics

interactive maps, tables, time series

incentives

self-monitoring, gamification, rewards, social networks,…

monitoring of the outdoor air quality in your vicinity, or elsewhere in Belgium

applicability of results

are the results useable for policy-makers and how can they obtain this information?

potentially usefull data (eg. Geographical analysis of the number of consultations)

limitations

gaps and limitations of the campaign or application

rather low resolution data, no possibility to add annotations

remarks

other important remarks for the review, links to other projects,

data consultation

quantitative data source

air quality measurements with own device (direct) OR air quality data from official stations or other installed air quality networks (indirect) OR both

indirect

Air Quality China

application

name of the application

Air Quality China

reference

author(s), year

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

real time Air Quality Index (AQI) values of all major cities in China

deployment

status of deployment (for example: real-life project, testing, demonstration,…)

real-life

target population

general, public transportation, users, car drivers, truck drivers, children, cyclists,…

general public

software type

open-source (in order to make unique campaigns) or proprietary software

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …

smartphone app

coordination

who can launch a campaign

everyone

air quality sensing technologies

which type of sensors or methodes are used to obtain air quality measurements. “Direct” methods refer to devoted sensing devices bought and used by the costumer, “indirect” methods to data collection methods from offial air quality networks

data collection form official stations, no sensing unit

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

none

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

air quality data (AQI), meteo

what type of qualitative data is gathered

none

what kind of data is calculated

CO², cost, health, … / What is the basis of calculation (e.g. reference database, European guidelines for external costs, etc.)

air quality index (automated update every 30 minutes)

reporting method

which reporting method is used (for example: website or directly on the smartphone’s app, heat maps, dashboard, and/or reports)

smartphone appl

visualisations

method of reporting (visualisation) of the collected data (qualitative representation can be a red or a green light, a text explaining the progress, while quantitative representation consists of numbers or statistics

timeseries of air quality index, evaluation on scale (good, moderate, unhealthy for sensitive groups, unhealty, very unhealty, hazardous)

incentives

self-monitoring, gamification, rewards, social networks,…

self-monitoring: obtain info about outdoor air quality in your neaghbourhood, (preliminar) exposure assessment

applicability of results

are the results useable for policy-makers and how can they obtain this information?

yes, data from official monitoring stations are used for policy. Unknown whether additional data from usage of the application is obtained and further used for policy,

limitations

gaps and limitations of the campaign or application

/

remarks

other important remarks for the review, links to other projects,

/

quantitative data source

air quality measurements with own device (direct) OR air quality data from official stations or other installed air quality networks (indirect) OR both

indirect

Air Quality Cyprus

application

name of the application

Air Quality Cyprus

reference

author(s), year

http://www.airquality.dli.mlsi.gov.cy/

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

reporting of official air quality measurements in Cyprus

deployment

status of deployment (for example: real-life project, testing, demonstration,…)

real-life (Cyprus)

target population

general, public transportation, users, car drivers, truck drivers, children, cyclists,…

general public

software type

open-source (in order to make unique campaigns) or proprietary software

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …

mobile application

coordination

who can launch a campaign

everyone

air quality sensing technologies

which type of sensors or methodes are used to obtain air quality measurements. “Direct” methods refer to devoted sensing devices bought and used by the costumer, “indirect” methods to data collection methods from offial air quality networks

air quality measurements from official sites, air quality index

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

none

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

air quality (different pollutants), AQI

what type of qualitative data is gathered

none

what kind of data is calculated

CO², cost, health, … / What is the basis of calculation (e.g. reference database, European guidelines for external costs, etc.)

air quality per site/city, notifications based on location, notifications based on pollutants

reporting method

which reporting method is used (for example: website or directly on the smartphone’s app, heat maps, dashboard, and/or reports)

mobile application

visualisations

method of reporting (visualisation) of the collected data (qualitative representation can be a red or a green light, a text explaining the progress, while quantitative representation consists of numbers or statistics

maps, graphs, tables

incentives

self-monitoring, gamification, rewards, social networks,…

interest in air quality around you, in the region, countrywide

applicability of results

are the results useable for policy-makers and how can they obtain this information?

unknown

limitations

gaps and limitations of the campaign or application

/

remarks

other important remarks for the review, links to other projects,

/

quantitative data source

air quality measurements with own device (direct) OR air quality data from official stations or other installed air quality networks (indirect) OR both

indirect

Air Quality Egg

application

name of the application

Air Quality Egg

reference

author(s), year

http://airqualityegg.com/

description

short description of the application (one-two sentences)

A community-led air quality sensing network that gives people a way to participate in the conversation about air quality. Air Quality Eggs are added to the network by participants,

deployment

status of deployment (for example: real-life project, testing, demonstration,…)

real-life

target population

general, public transportation, users, car drivers, truck drivers, children, cyclists,…

general public

software type

open-source (in order to make unique campaigns) or proprietary software

proprietary software

mode of operation

stationary, portable, wearable, …

stationary, indoor

coordination

who can launch a campaign

every individual can buy an air quality egg and join the community

air quality sensing technologies

which type of sensors or methodes are used to obtain air quality measurements. “Direct” methods refer to devoted sensing devices bought and used by the costumer, “indirect” methods to data collection methods from offial air quality networks

gas sensors (CO and NO2)

other sensing technologies

for example meteorological data, positioning data, …

temperature and humidity sensors

quantitative: what kind of data is measured

speed, distance, noise, location,…

“CO concentration
NO2 concentration,
temperature,
humidity”

what type of qualitative data is gathered

none

what kind of data is calculated

CO², cost, health, … / What is the basis of calculation (e.g. reference database, European guidelines for external costs, etc.)

none

reporting method

which reporting method is used (for example: website or directly on the smartphone’s app, heat maps, dashboard, and/or reports)

website (collective), SMS alerts (personal)

visualisations

method of reporting (visualisation) of the collected data (qualitative representation can be a red or a green light, a text explaining the progress, while quantitative representation consists of numbers or statistics

real-time measurements, graphs, maps

incentives

self-monitoring, gamification, rewards, social networks,…

self monitoring

applicability of results

are the results useable for policy-makers and how can they obtain this information?

the webpage can be consulted,usefulness for policy probably limited (poor quality of air pollution data)

limitations

gaps and limitations of the campaign or application

interpretability of results from gas sensing, no coordination about egg deployment, huge variety in circumstances (indoor/outdoor) limits the interpretability of the data, sensor quality / validation

remarks

other important remarks for the review, links to other projects,

/

quantitative data source

air quality measurements with own device (direct) OR air quality data from official stations or other installed air quality networks (indirect) OR both

direct

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