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Table 6 Estimated number of Years of Life Lost (YLL) (follow up to 2050) in the three countries as result of exposure to PM10 and NO2 from incinerators.

From: Health impact assessment of waste management facilities in three European countries

  Italy Slovakia England
  Total YLL YLL/100000 days/person Total YLL YLL/100000 days/person Total YLL YLL/100000 days/person
PM 10 (measured data) 5 0.47 0.002 n.a n.a n.a 22 1.83 0.007
PM 10 (national limits) 181 17.16 0.06 2 12.19 0.04 199 16.54 0.06
NO 2 (measured data) 3099 292.2 1.07 n.a n.a n.a 1871 155.5 0.57
NO 2 (national limits) 3621 341.4 1.25 37 225.5 0.82 3966 329.6 1.20
  1. n.a.: not available