Reactive Gas - VOCs

The mole fraction of Volatile Organic Compounds.

(Note that for these definitions the GAW vocabulary redirects to the CF standard name table. For the full reference, please visit: http://cf-pcmdi.llnl.gov/documents/cf-standard-names/standard-name-table/22/cf-standard-name-table.html)

Specific Measurements:

C2H2 (ethyne, acetylene) (mole_fraction_of_ethyne_in_air): Mole fraction is used in the construction mole_fraction_of_X_in_Y, where X is a material constituent of Y.

C2H4 (ethene) (mole_fraction_of_ethene_in_air): Mole fraction is used in the construction mole_fraction_of_X_in_Y, where X is a material constituent of Y.

C2H6 (ethane) (mole_fraction_of_ethane_in_air): Mole fraction is used in the construction mole_fraction_of_X_in_Y, where X is a material constituent of Y.

C2H6S (dimethylsulfide, DMS) (mole_fraction_of_dimethyl_sulfide_in_air): Mole fraction is used in the construction mole_fraction_of_X_in_Y, where X is a material constituent of Y.

C3H6 (propene) (mole_fraction_of_propene_in_air): Mole fraction is used in the construction mole_fraction_of_X_in_Y, where X is a material constituent of Y.

C3H8 (propane) (mole_fraction_of_propane_in_air): Mole fraction is used in the construction mole_fraction_of_X_in_Y, where X is a material constituent of Y.

C5H8 (2-methyl-1,3-butadiene, isoprene) (mole_fraction_of_isoprene_in_air): Mole fraction is used in the construction mole_fraction_of_X_in_Y, where X is a material constituent of Y.

C6H6 (benzene) (mole_fraction_of_benzene_in_air): Mole fraction is used in the construction mole_fraction_of_X_in_Y, where X is a material constituent of Y.

C7H8 (toluene) (mole_fraction_of_toluene_in_air): Mole fraction is used in the construction mole_fraction_of_X_in_Y, where X is a material constituent of Y.

 

Reactive Gas terms for the IASOA data vocabulary are taken from the Global Atmosphere Watch Station Information System (GAWSIS). . For the full reference, please visit: http://gaw.empa.ch/gawsis/display.asp.