A terrible smell in the city makes residents worry about their health.

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Short description: Residents ofKohtla-Jarve are very worried about the unpleasant smell in the air. A relationship has been found between stench and the presence of sulfur compounds in the air. And although the content of sulfur dioxide in the air is within acceptable limits, the residents of the city suffer fromsmell.

Market potential: Potential beneficiaries of the new technological solution could be countries/cities/settlements located close to industrial enterprises. For example: Lüganuse vald, Toila vald, Jõhvi vald in Estonia.

Timing: This problem must be resolved as soon as possible.

Desired result: The desired result is the elimination of an unpleasant smell over the town of Kohtla-Jarve.

Information on challenge owner: City/municipality

Keywords: Environmental Protection; Nature; Clean Air; Health; Stench of the air

type of
Hardware solution, Improvement of an existing process, New technological approach, Software solution,
Industry Sector
Smart City
For Who
Public body, institution or other non-profit organisation
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