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2008-09-09 03:00:21

By Tuncel, Semra G Oztas, Nur Banu; Erduran, M Soner ABSTRACT Air pollution and groundwater pollution in conjunction with agricultural activity were investigated in Antayla province on the Turkish Mediterranean coast. The air pollution was investigated in terms of gas-phase nitric acid (HNO^sub 3^), sulfur dioxide (SO^sub 2^), ammonia (NH^sub 3^), and particulate matter for a 6- month period in the atmosphere using a "filter pack" system, which was developed and optimized in our laboratory....


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.