PDF | Air pollution occurs when gases, dust particles, fumes (or smoke) or odour are introduced into the atmosphere in a way that makes it harmful to humans, animals and plant. Air pollution ...
Consequences of Air Pollution •CO 2 is a good transmitter of sunlight, but it also partially restricts infrared radiation going back from the earth into space, which produces the so-called greenhouse effect that prevents a drastic
Various Causes of Air pollution 1. The burning of fossil fuels. Sulfur dioxide emitted from the combustion of fossil fuels like coal, petroleum and other factory combustibles are one the major cause of air pollution. Pollution emitting from vehicles including trucks, jeeps, cars, trains, airplanes cause an immense amount of pollution.
Pollution: Causes, Effects, and Solutions for Today and Tomorrow Since people living in the twenty-first century have the likelihood of experiencing the effects of harmful pollution, looking at the causes of this water and air pollution is definitely vital in halting its devastating consequences. The causes of pollution have been heightened
treated waste is a major cause of pollution of rivers and environmental degradation causing ill health and loss of crop productivity . In this lesson you will study about the major causes of pollution, their effects on our environment and the various measures that can be taken to ... of air pollution, indoor air pollution, noise pollution; ...
Environment pollution is a wide-reaching problem and it is likely to influence the health of human populations is great. This paper provides the insight view about the affects of environment pollution in the perspective of air pollution, water and land/ soil waste pollution on human by diseases and problems, animals and trees/ plants.
1. Air pollution 2. Water pollution 3. Soil Pollution 4. Marine pollution 5. Noise pollution 6. Thermal pollution 7. Nuclear hazards Air pollution It is defined as the undesirable contamination of gas, smoke, dust, fume, mist, odour, or chemical particulates in the atmosphere which are injurious to human beings, plants and animals. Causes of ...
Air Pollution, Climate and Health the calculation is simple An estimated 7 million people per year die from air pollution-related diseases. These include stroke and heart disease, respiratory illness and cancers. + Many health-harmful air pollutants also damage the climate. Fine particles of black carbon (soot)
3 Air Pollution Regulation In the last few decades, especially after the milestone 1970 Clean Air Act in the US, air pollution has been regulated all over the world through a series of laws and regulations. The European commission has developed a series of framework directives for controlling ambient air pollution and monitoring concentrations.
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air pollution levels are low. The air is certainly a lot cleaner today than in the days of the smogs of the 1950’s, when factory chimneys belched out smoke and nearly everyone had a coal fire. But if you are concerned about air pollution, there is a free and easy to use service that allows you to check levels in your area.