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Agriculturally generated air pollution

Agriculturally generated air pollution

[papers] for presentation at the 69th annual meeting of the Air Pollution Control Association, Portland, Oregon, June 27-July 1, 1976.

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Published by Air Pollution Control Association in [s.l.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air -- Pollution -- Congresses.,
  • Agricultural wastes -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAir Pollution Control Association Annual Meeting (69th : 1976 : Portland, Or.).
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12, 22, 14 p., [3] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15392902M

    TY - BOOK. T1 - Particulate air pollution, with emphasis on traffic generated aerosols. AU - Fauser, Patrik. PY - /3. Y1 - /3. N2 - Experimental methods for identifying particles generated from the wear of automobile tires and roadway asphalts have been developed.   China is planning to roughly triple its installed solar capacity by , and reducing air pollution to the s levels by then would give China what the study authors call an "electricity bonus" of an additional 51 to 74 terrawatt hours of energy per year more than it would have generated with current air pollution levels.

      In the study, 33% of Latinos and 29% of African Americans said air pollution is a very serious health threat in their part of the state compared to 12% of whites. Air pollution was rivalling communicable diseases in the central and west Africa region, posing just as serious a health threat. The average person in the region is exposed to particulate pollution levels double the standards set by the World Health Organization (WHO), according to report by The Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC).

      Air & Noise Pollution. Developmental activities such as construction, transportation and manufacturing not only deplete the natural resources but also produce large amount of wastes that leads to pollution of air, water, soil, and oceans; global warming and acid rains.   Air Pollution hurts the planet with increasingly deadly effects on life, the United Nations Environment warns, calling on countries to take measures to usher in a greener, cleaner and more.


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