Buying AQM Equipment or AQ Data? It’s Your Choice
In the traditional approach to air quality monitoring, those “who wants to know” have also owned and maintained the monitoring equipment generating the answers. This approach worked quite fine as long as the user had the budget to invest in the equipment and an organization large enough to maintain it. However, recent years’ slimmed organizations have opened up for an alternative: to buy air quality data instead of hardware. What are the pros and cons of the two approaches? Let us sort it out for you.