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2014-04-28 12:24:47

DEP Announces Start of 2014 Ozone Forecasting Season HARRISBURG, Pa., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today issued a proclamation recognizing April 28 through

2014-04-25 08:23:38

MADISON, Wis., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Environmental Protection Agency has named indoor air quality as one of the top five environmental risks to public health - indoor air may be up to

2014-04-24 12:24:37

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Industrial Flue Gas Treatment Systems & Services Market and Industrial DeNOx Systems & Services Market by Type (SCR & SNCR), by Application (Utilities & Industries), by

2014-04-24 12:10:08

Burning coal for domestic heating may contribute to early fetal death according to a new study by experts from The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – the coldest capital city in the world.

2014-04-24 08:35:57

New Findings Quantify Antioxidant Protection from Pollution-Induced Oxidative Damage NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkinCeuticals, the antioxidant authority and leader in

2014-04-23 16:25:20

DALLAS, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Industrial Flue Gas Treatment Systems & Services Market by Pollutant Control System (FGD, DeNOx, Particulate Control,

2014-04-22 16:30:20

DALLAS, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Industrial DeNOx Systems & Services Market by Type (SCR & SNCR), by Application (Utilities & Industries),

2014-04-17 23:09:48

Flue gas desulfurization systems and services market report has been segmented on the basis of technology, application, and geography, in order to provide a holistic picture of the market.

2014-04-17 23:03:11

New research report “Flue Gas Desulfurization Systems & Services Market by Type (Wet FGD, Dry FGD, and others), by Application (Cement Manufacture, Chemical, Power Generation, Iron &

2014-04-16 23:15:09

Helping Customers Comply with New Emissions Regulations San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 The California Air Resources Board's (CARB) new emission


Latest Air pollution Reference Libraries

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2010-10-26 18:19:25

A gas mask is designed to go over the face to protect the wearer from inhaling "airborne pollutants". The mask seals the nose and mouth and many times covers other soft tissues of the face. Some have respirators. Most gas masks provide protection from gaseous and particulate and are often used by riot police and rioters alike. They are also used by graffiti artists to protect them from the fumes. The original design had two small glass eye windows that were thick in order from keeping the...

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2009-07-06 17:01:44

Arctic haze is a phenomenon that occurs in the atmosphere at high latitudes in the Arctic due to air pollution. What distinguishes Arctic haze from haze found elsewhere, is the ability of its chemical ingredients to endure in the atmosphere for a longer period of time compared to other pollutants. Due to limited snowfall, rain, or turbulent air to displace pollutants from the polar air in the spring, Arctic haze can continue for more than a month in the northern atmosphere. Arctic haze was...

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2009-07-06 16:44:13

Haze is a type of atmospheric phenomenon where dust, smoke and dry particles in the air obscure the sky's clarity. Haze is created through various activities including farming, traffic pollution,and even wildfires. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) categorizes the obscuration of the Earth's atmosphere by a list of different types of atmospheric phenomena. One of these is haze. The other classifications are: fog, ice fog, steam fog, mist, smoke, volcanic ash, dust, sand, and snow....

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2009-07-06 16:36:49

Mist is a phenomenon that consists of small droplets of water suspended in air. Mist occurs as part of a natural weather event or from volcanic activity. Mist is most common in cold air above warm water. Mist also occurs when air is exhaled in cold temperatures or when steam is formed in a sauna. Aerosol cans can create artificial mist if the humidity levels are just right. The one difference between mist and fog is visibility. If visibility is less than 0.62 miles (1 kilometer), the...

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lahar
  • A volcanic mudflow.
The word 'lahar' comes from Javanese.
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