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Air and water pollution

Wesley Emil Brittin

Air and water pollution

proceedings of the summer workshop, August 3 to August 15, 1970, University of Colorado.

by Wesley Emil Brittin

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Published by Colorado Associated University Press in Boulder .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air -- Pollution -- Congresses.,
  • Water -- Pollution -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Wesley E. Brittin, Ronald West [and] Robert Williams.
    ContributionsWest, Ronald E. 1933- joint comp., Williams, Robert H., 1940- joint comp., Water Pollution Workshop, University of Colorado, 1970., Air Pollution Workshop, University of Colorado, 1970.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD881 .B75
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 613 p.
    Number of Pages613
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5318400M
    ISBN 100870810243
    LC Control Number72165367

    @article{osti_, title = {Air and water pollution control: a benefit-cost assessment}, author = {Freeman, A.M. III}, abstractNote = {Freeman attempts to assess the net benefits associated with environmental programs dealing with air and water quality. He concludes that stationary controls have been justified, but that mobile sources and water controls, as presently designed and. ‘POLLUTION’, the most commonly used word in our everyday life relating to the destruction of the natural air we breathe, the water we drink and the land we live on. No doubt the world is rapidly developing in every area possible which makes our lives much easier to live but on the other hand forgetting that we ourselves are destroying the.

    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. Study finds that these kinds of pollutions are not only seriously affecting the human by diseases and problems but also the animals and trees/ plants. According to author, stillCited by: Featured Book Pediatric Hypertension Published New books and journals are available every day Car Exhaust Air Pollutants In cities across the globe the personal automobile is the single greatest polluter as emissions from more than a billion.

    Water pollution is the contamination of water by an excess amount of a substance that can cause harm to human beings and/or the ecosystem. The level of water pollution depends on the abundance of the pollutant, the ecological impact of the pollutant, and the use of the water. Pollutants are derived from biological, chemical, or physical : Matthew R. Fisher. about indoor air pollution caused by biomass burning (chapter 42) and water pollution caused by poor sanitation at the household level (chapter 41), but it will focus on the prob-lems caused by air and water pollution at the community, country, and global levels. Estimates indicate that the proportion of File Size: KB.


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