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New concepts in air pollution research

interdisciplinary contributions by an international group of 20 young scientists

by Jan-Olaf Willums

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air -- Pollution -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Jan-Olaf Willums.
    SeriesExperientia., 20
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD881 .W54
    The Physical Object
    Pagination184 p.
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5424902M
    ISBN 100470949562
    LC Control Number73019210
    OCLC/WorldCa900765

    Environmental Effects. Many of our ecosystems are under stress from climate change and air pollution. Research is needed to understand the ecological impacts of air pollutants to support the secondary National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS), which provide public welfare protection, including protection against decreased visibility and damage to animals, crops, vegetation, and buildings. Pollution control is an essential task. There are four types of control: legal, social, economical, and technological measures, which help to prevent the pollution by various methods of operations. Waste products enter the environment in various forms and threaten the quality of the air, land, and water. The presence of waste products in water.

    The air pollution level reported in the forecasts and summaries is the highest for any single pollutant. For example, if all but one of the pollutants in a region or city were 1–3 (low), with just a single pollutant registering 7 (high), the summary would describe air pollution as 7 (high). In the UK, very high levels of air pollution are Size: 1MB.   Global Perspectives on Air Pollution Prevention and Control System Design is a pivotal reference source that provides vital research on the understanding of the basic concepts of air pollution, modeling concepts, development of various models for source-specific pollutants, and dispersion. While highlighting topics such as climate change.

    Download link is provided and students can download the Anna University CE Air Pollution Management (APM) Syllabus Question bank Lecture Notes Syllabus Part A 2 marks with answers Part B 16 marks Question Bank with answer, All the materials are listed below for the students to make use of it and score good (maximum) marks with our study materials. Air pollution is a major and growing risk factor for ill health in India, contributing significantly to the country’s burden of disease. As per the Global Burden of Disease comparative risk assessment for , air pollution exposure contributes to approximately million premature deaths and 49 million disabilityFile Size: 1MB.


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