The Dow Plaquemine site conducts bi-weekly sampling along the perimeter of our site that targets benzene in accordance with Methods 325A and 325B of Appendix A to 40 CFR Part 63.
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Monitoring data for each monitor is updated no later than 30 days after a biweekly air sample is collected at a monitor.