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  • Causes Air Pollution Air Pollution
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    What is Air Pollution Air Pollution contamination of the atmosphere by gaseous, liquid, or solid wastes that can endanger the health of human beings, plants, and animals, or that can damage materials, reduce visibility, or produce undesirable odors. Air Pollution Statistics Every year, more than sixty-six million tons of poisonous gas is emptied into the air, twelve million tons of hydrocarbons 1, six million tons of nitrogen oxides, one hundred fifty thousand tons of aldehydes 2, and five hundr...
  • Problems Caused By Air Pollution Some People
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    Problems Caused By Air Pollution Some people think that air pollution is not harming the earth or the people, but it is doing worse, by killing the earth and getting people sick. ' Air pollutants,' according to Gay, 'are known to cause respiratory diseases, cancer, and other serious illnesses' (12). Air pollution not only threatens the health and life of humans but also causes damage to the environment (Gay 13). First, air pollution causes a great deal of health problems. Wanting clean air is a ...
  • Grave Danger Of Particulate Air Pollution
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    Air Pollution With the great concern surrounding the destruction of the earth's atmosphere due to air pollution, the immediate and direct harm caused to the human body is often over shadowed. While many are aware that our careless use of hazardous chemicals and fossil fuels may leave the planet uninhabitable in the future, most over look the fact that they also cause real damage to our bodies at this moment. Such pollutants cause damage to our respiratory system, leading to the fluctuation of th...
  • Air Pollution A How
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    Outline Introduction: I. What is Pollution A. Who makes up most of the pollution 1. What pollutants are 2. What causes there formation B. Who and what is harmed by pollution II. Acid Precipitation A. How is it caused B. What are its effects. Air Pollution A. How is it caused B. What are its effects Conclusion: We need to use renewable resources and finding uses for waste products instead of creating pollution by throwing them out. Our environment is a crucial part of our lives, and we must learn...
  • Few Causes Of Air Pollution
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    Air Pollution Air, is the most essential element for all living organisms and yet, most humans play a big role on polluting this essential resource. Air pollution may not be as dangerous in its direct outcome as nuclear or water pollution can be, but in the long term it will have an tremendous effect on the environment and health of its organisms living in. Asthma, cancer, acid rain, and the disability to photosynthesize are only a few causes of air pollution. The atmospheric pollutants with the...
  • Vulnerable To Unhealthy Levels Of Air Pollution
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    The topic I have chosen for today is something we all take for granted... the air. Most of us hardly ever think about it. It's just something we take for granted. But the air we breathe carries pollutants that can be bad for our health. People with sensitivities, like those who have asthma, or the elderly, and also athletes are especially vulnerable to unhealthy levels of air pollution. There are many kinds of air pollution. The ones I want to talk about are the ozone, acid rain, carbon monoxide...
  • Restriction On Equipment Within Factories And Businesses
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    Factory and business owners have the ability to prevent air pollution. The government should take action, requiring equipment to cut down on hydrocarbons in the atmosphere. The little spent regulating equipment used in factories can go a long way saving billions on health problems and other related issues. Background Over 150 million people in the United States live in areas where the Environmental Protection Agency considers the air to be unhealthy. Air pollution is the presence in the atmosphe...
  • Nuclear Waste Causes Problems To People
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    Q. Discuss some issue of personal, local, or international concern and its importance to you. Through out my high school year I have researched on many issues and all of the issues are important to me. All of the issues are important to me because in a way all of the problems are connected to each other and one problem leads to another. Out of all the issues I have researched on, the issues that concerns me the most are: Global Warming, Deforestation, Nuclear Waste, and Pollution. They are impor...
  • Cost Air Pollution
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    La Doris Walker Com 090 November 19, 2003 Definition Essay Problems Caused By Air Pollution Some people think that air pollution is not harming the earth or the people, but it is doing worse, by killing the earth and getting people sick. "Air pollutants", are known to cause respiratory diseases, cancer, and other serious illnesses. Air pollution not only threatens the health and life of humans but also causes damage to the environment. First, air pollution causes a great deal of health problems....
  • Section 85 Water Pollution Offences
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    The phrase 'cause or knowingly permit' is commonly used in UK environmental law. This phrase is subject to many interpretations, which has led to some courts in the case of Mcleod and Buchanan interpreting the phrase as two separate offences. This paper will in brief look at the inconsistency to how the 'cause' part of the phrase has been used in cases relating to pollution of water and the impacts it has had on the ruling of future cases. The leading case on what the law requires as to 'cause' ...
  • Lead Air Pollutants
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    Air Pollution has crept into every aspect of our lives and has grown at alarming rate. From garbage, factories, vehicles and others that can destroy many precious lives. we don't have to look far to find the culprits because we humans are the ones polluting our world. There are many reasons why children get sick. At home, the garbage we improperly dispose off emits a foul smell and contributes a fair share of air pollutants. On our streets, thousands of smoke belching vehicles continuously disch...
  • Types Of Air Pollutants
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    Problem The first thing people see, in the morning, when they walk outside is the sky or the colored sun. Is this world giving us the privilege of seeing the natural colors of the sun through all the layers of pollution within the air (Dinanike 31)? Not only are beautiful sights such as this hidden behind the pollution this world causes everyday, but an increase in diseases, infections and death occurs. What causes pollution? What can we do to prevent it, and get rid of it? Is it fair to the chi...

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