API

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APIApplication Programming Interface
APIAcademic Performance Index
APIActive Pharmaceutical Ingredient
APIAmerican Petroleum Institute
APIApplication Program Interface
APIAjax Paving Industries (various locations)
APIAudio Products International (various locations)
APIApplication Interface (Department of State)
APIAsian Pacific Islander (club)
APIAmerican Pacific Industries (Valencia, CA)
APIAdvanced Photonix, Inc. (various locations)
APIAsian and Pacific Islander (US Census usage)
APIAtmospheric Pressure Ionization
APIAssociated Press International
APIA Positive Image (various organizations)
APIApplication Programmer Interface (less common)
APIArab Peace Initiative
APIAlabama Polytechnic Institute
APIAcademic Programs International (Austin, TX)
APIAllocation de Parent Isolé (French: Single Parent Allowance)
APIAnalytical Profile Index (microbiology)
APIAmerican Products, Inc. (Florida)
APIAnnée Polaire Internationale (French: International Polar Year; research project)
APIApplication Platform Interface (software)
APIArmor-Piercing Incendiary (ammunition)
APIAutomated Processes, Inc. (est. 1968)
APIArab Planning Institute (Kuwait)
APIAmerican Press Institute
APIAustralian Property Institute (professional body)
APIAustralian Pipeline Industry
APIAsian Public Intellectuals
APIAssociation of Play Industries
APIAlaska Psychiatric Institute
APIAttachment Parenting International
APIAnimal Protection Institute
APIAdvanced Passenger Information
APIAdobe Printing Inks
APIAccess Preamble Indicator
APIAssociate in Personal Insurance (insurance)
APIAmerican Professional Institute (Georgia)
APIAir Pollution Index
APIAlphabet Phonétique International (French: International Phonetic Alphabet)
APIAnnual Physical Inventory
APIAmerican Paper Institute
APIAnnual Price Increase
APIAppleton Papers, Inc. (Appleton, WI)
APIAvian and Pandemic Influenza
APIAdministración Portuaria Integral (Mexico)
APIAnnual Premium Income
APIAlpha Processor, Inc. (Samsung)
APIAngus Productions Inc.
APIAssociazione Piccole e medie Industrie
APIAdvanced Product Information (various businesses)
APIAlliance for the Polyurethanes Industry
APIApplication Process Integration
APIApple Learning Interchange
APIAthabasca Potash, Inc. (Petaluma, CA)
APIAsia Pacific Initiative (various organizations)
APIAsset Priority Index
APIAthletes' Performance Institute (Tempe, AZ)
APIAmerican Pain Institute
APIAssistant Principal for Instruction
APIArchitectural Publications Index
APIAssociation of Professional Investigators
APIA Pressen Interaktiv (Norwegian: Digital Media)
APIAccelerated Performance Improvement
APIAntecedent Precipitation Index
APIAsosiasi Pertekstilan Indonesia (Indonesian Textile Association)
APIAviation Preflight Indoctrination
APIAnsal Properties Infrastructure (India)
APIAnti-Poverty Initiative (various locations)
APIAssociation of Physicians of India
APIAustralian Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
APIAustralian Public Intellectual Network (non-profit publisher)
APIAir Photo Interpretation
APIAssociation Psychanalytique Internationale (International Psychoanalytical Association)
APIAnonima Petroli Italiana SpA (Rome, Italy)
APIAircraft Platform Interface
APIAmerican Prepaid Legal Services Institute
APIAscendant Partners, Inc.
APIAge Participation Index (UK)
APIActive Pharma Ingredient
APIAnderson Packaging, Inc. (Rockford, IL)
APIA Pleasing Interface
APIAlagus Printer Installer (software)
APIAnnouncement of Public Interest
APIAlice Paul Institute (Mount Laurel, NJ, USA)
APIAsset Performance Inc. (Vancouver, BC, Canada)
APIAerial Photographic Interpretation (American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing)
APIAir Position Indicator
APIAsylum Policy Instruction (UK)
APIAdvanced Polygraph Institute (Australia)
APIAverage Price Index (describes growth rate, related to inflation measurements)
APIAromatic Polyimide Insulation
APIAlt Preset Insane (MP3 encoder preset)
APIAnkle Pressure Index
APIAcquisition Program Integration
APIApplied Planning International Inc.
APIAgricultural Price Index
APIAssociated Press of India
APIAutomation & Process Industriel (French: Industrial Automation & Process)
APIAdvanced Pharmaceutical Ingredients
APIAssociation des Parents Indépendants (French: Independent Association of Parents)
APIAfter Project Initiation
APIAmerican Pirate Industries
APIAbsolute Position Indication
APIAuthenticity Probability Index
APIAircrew Position Indicator (USAF)
APIApplications, Programs and Indentures
APIAxial Power Indicator
APIArithmetic Polynomial Interpolation
APIApplication Programmers Initiative
APIApplication Process Instruction
APIArab Payments and Securities Settlement Initiative
APIAccountable Property Inventory
APIAnnual Plan for Instruction
APIAutomation Proficiency Improvement (US Postal Service)
APIAutomated Physical Inventory
APIAdvertisers Product Index
APIAgfa and Picker International
APIAssistent Project Ingenieur (Dutch: Assistant Project Engineer)
APIAssassinPokémon Initiative (Anti-Pokemon Organization)
APIAlert Process Improvement (Sprint)
APIAvailability Priority Index
APIAssociation of Physicians in Industry
APIAutomating Peripherals Incorporated
APIAtlantic Paratrans of NYC, Inc
APIAutomated Pellet Inspection
APIAisne Plastique Industrie (French: Aisne Plastic Industry; Aisne, France)
APIAsociación Pueblos Indios (Spanish: Indian Peoples' Association; Costa Rica)
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They are used to establish air pollution index (API), which is a non-dimensional number calculated according to the urban daily average concentration of pollutants [15,16].
5 million vehicles on the road every day, contributing a hefty percentage of carbon emissions to the air pollution index (in 2010, at the launch of the initiative, carbon emission was pegged at 47 per cent).
At the time, the only available data on air pollution was the Chinese government's air pollution index, which did not include ozone or the fine particulate standard PM 2.
Murena (2004), following data collection and analysis from various air monitoring stations bewtwen 2001-2002, developed and implemented a daily air pollution index in order to highlight the effects of air pollution on health status population.
Using an air pollution index (API) in which a score of 100 or lower indicates air quality as 'good', all 17 days of Olympic events in Beijing made the grade.
The average air pollution index was Grade I, or "good" yesterday, China's official Xinhua news agency said.
Currently the air pollution index in one-third of all monitored cities in China is above 100 (the worst it can be and still be considered "good"), while 30 percent of the country suffers from acid rain.
By Saturday, the air pollution index in Port Klang had dropped from its emergency-trigger point of above 500 to 105 as of 11 a.
We used linear regression to estimate associations between the air pollution index and maternal race and educational attainment, a marker for SES of the mother, controlling for age, parity, marital status, and region of the country.
NPCA, Appalachian Voices, and Our Children's Earth rated the parks using an air pollution index developed by Appalachian Voices.
Malaysia has been hardest-hit by the problem, with its air pollution index hitting 650 in September 1998, high above the hazardous level of 300-500.
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