Jul 13, 2022


First Name
Last Name
What is the name of your organization?
City of Bobigny
What best describes the type of organization that you are representing?
City administration
Where are you based?
31 avenue du Président Salvador Allende, Bobigny 93000
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How would you describe your organization missions?
  • Measure/monitor air quality
  • Smart/sustainable mobility
  • Raise awareness/education
  • Advocate for air quality policies
  • Environmental justice


What is the name of your initiative?
Please provide a short description of your initiative?
The main ambition of the Balbyn’air campaign is to provide awareness for the volunteer citizens and that these citizens speak with their family, friends and entourage about air quality issue and actions to improve air quality on their scale. The Balbyn’air campaign does not has an ambition to provide accurate data on air quality. For that aim, Bobigny city has implemented stationary air quality devices around the city to provide daily data on pollution in the city.
Who is your main audience?
  • Citizen


What is the context of the initiative creation?
  • Municipality program


How much budget does this initiative represent?
10 000 to 50 000€
What is the duration of your program?
1 year
How many participants are involved?
0 – 25
Please upload a picture to illustrate your initiative


Equipment description
Name of the new equipment
Groupe TERA
Number of devices used in your initiative
  • Commercial product


Measured parameter (you can select several)
  • PM1
  • PM2.5
  • PM10
  • Temperature
  • Humidity


PM1 – Unit
µ grammes / m3
PM1 – Technology
Real time particulate Matter Monitoring
PM1 – Range of measurement
0-1000 µg / m3
PM1 – Service life
3 years
PM1 – Detection limit
0,3 to 10 µm
PM2.5 – Unit
µ grammes / m3
PM2.5 – Technology
Real time particulate Matter Monitoring
PM2.5 – Range of measurement
0-1000 µg / m3
PM2.5 – Service life
3 years
PM2.5 – Detection limit
0,3 to 10 µm
PM10 – Unit
µ grammes / m3
PM10 – Technology
Real time particulate Matter Monitoring
PM10 – Range of measurement
0-1000 µg / m3
PM10 – Service life
3 years
PM10 – Detection limit
0,3 to 10 µm
Temperature – Unit
Temperature- Technology
Real time particulate Matter Monitoring
Temperature – Service life
3 years
Temperature – Detection limit
Humidity – Unit
in %
Humidity – Technology
Real time particulate Matter Monitoring
Humidity – Service life
3 years
Humidity – Detection limit
Communication type
  • Bluetooth
  • 2G-3G
  • Other


Communication type – Other
Mobile network + geo-location
Energy type
  • Battery


Temporal resolution
Where are you measuring air quality ?
  • Both


Devices location
  • Mobile : Person mounted


Level of expertise required to operate
Simple if you take time to read the documentation
What is the price per unit?
225 €
Any setup / Installation costs?
700 € (consultation)


Are you using a platform for data visualisation?
Yes, we use the platform provided by the equipment manufacturer
Add the public URL (if any)
Is your platform open source?
What are the related costs? (Subscription if any, development costs…)
Are you providing open data?
How is the data made accessible?
  • Export (csv, geojson..)


If any, what indicators (e.g., AQI, alerts…) are you calculating?
Color coding air pollution alert
Do you give access to historical data?
Have you considered GDPR regulation and if so, how?
Yes: the city doesn’t have any access to the date collected by the citizens
What type of data visualization do you provide?
  • Statistics / Indicators / Charts
  • Map
  • Report


Would you like to share with us any additional information?
Recruitement and ongoing engagement of citizens was a challenge for the city.

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