eBook Atmosphere & Air Pollution, 1st Edition

  • Craig W. Allin
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  • ISBN-10: 1587659212
  • ISBN-13: 9781587659218
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 157 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

ATMOSPHERE AND AIR POLLUTION is a single-volume monograph that contains selected essays from Encyclopedia of Environmental Issues. Every article in this set was carefully selected by our editors to provide the best information available about the topic. The essays in ATMOSPHERE AND AIR POLLUTION discuss the many different types of air pollution and its various causes.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Contributors.
1: Acid Deposition and Acid Rain.
2: Aerosols.
3: Air-Conditioning.
4: Air Pollution.
5: Air-Pollution Policy.
6: Air Quality Index.
7: Airborne Particulates.
8: Asbestos.
9: Atmospheric Inversions.
10: Automobile Emissions.
11: Bhopal Disaster.
12: Bicycles.
13: Biogeochemical Cycles.
14: Black Lung.
15: Black Wednesday.
16: Carbon Cycle.
17: Carbon Dioxide.
18: Carbon Dioxide Air Capture.
19: Carbon Monoxide.
20: Carcinogens.
21: Cash for Clunkers.
22: Catalytic Converters.
23: Center for Health, Environment, and Justice.
24: Chicago Climate Exchange.
25: Chlorofluorocarbons.
26: Clean Air Act and Amendments.
27: Climate Change and Human Health.
28: Climate Models.
29: Climatology.
30: Coal Ash Storage.
31: Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution.
32: Detoxification.
33: Dichloro-Diphenyl-Trichloroethane.
34: Diquat.
35: Donora, Pennsylvania, Temperature Inversion.
36: Dust Bowl.
37: El Niño and La Niña.
38: Europe.
39: Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act.
40: Freon.
41: Global Warming.
42: Green Buildings.
43: Greenhouse Effect.
44: Greenhouse Gases.
45: Hazardous and Toxic Substance Regulation.
46: Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombings.
47: Incineration of Waste Products.
48: Indoor Air Pollution.
49: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
50: Krakatoa Eruption.
51: Kyoto Protocol.
52: London Smog Disaster.
53: Malathion.
54: Massachusetts v. Environmental Protection Agency.
55: Medfly Spraying.
56: Methane.
57: Molina, Mario.
58: Montreal Protocol.
59: Mount Tambora Eruption.
60: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
61: Nitrogen Oxides.
62: Noise Pollution.
63: North American Free Trade Agreement.
64: Odor Pollution.
65: Ozone Layer.
66: Pandemics.
67: Pesticides and Herbicides.
68: Polluter Pays Principle.
69: Radioactive Pollution and Fallout.
70: Radon.
71: Rowland, Frank Sherwood.
72: Secondhand Smoke.
73: Silver Bay, Minnesota, Asbestos Releases.
74: Smog.
75: Solar Radiation Management.
76: Space Debris.
77: Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants.
78: Sudbury, Ontario, Emissions.
79: Sulfur Oxides.
80: Thermal Pollution.
81: Thermohaline circulation.
82: Volatile Organic Compounds.
83: Windscale Radiation Release.
84: Yokkaichi, Japan, Emissions.
Bibliography.
Category Index.
Index.