API-MODERATE/BM TANJUNG MALIM AMONG 5 AREAS WITH MODERATE API READINGS
July 5 19:15
KUALA LUMPUR,Only five areas including Tanjung Malim and Pasir Gudang recorded moderate air pollutant index (API) readings as at 5 pm today. According to the Environment Department, Tanjung Malim recorded an API
reading of 69, while Bakar Arang in Sg.Petani, 63; Pasir Gudang (55), Miri (53)and Jalan Tasek in Ipoh (52).An API reading of between zero and 50 indicates good air quality; between 51 and 100, moderate; between 101 and 200, unhealthy; between 201 and 300, very unhealthy and over 301, hazardous.Members of the public can refer to the DOE portal at http://www.doe.gov.my for updates.