Atmospheric pollution: history, science, and regulation [1ed.]0521811716, 9780521811712, 0521010446, 9780521010443

Author : Mark Z. Jacobson
Description:This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the history and science of major air pollution issues. It begins with an introduction to the basic atmospheric chemistry and the history of discovery of chemicals in the atmosphere, and then moves on to a discussion of the evolution of the earth's atmosphere, and the structure and composition of the present-day atmosphere. It also offers a comprehensive and accessible discussion of the five major atmospheric pollution topics: urban outdoor air pollution, indoor air pollution, acid deposition, stratospheric ozone reduction, and global climate change.
Categories: Biology Ecology
Year :2002
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 412
File Info : pdf 19 Mb