Pollution

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Pollution

Pollution

What is air pollution?

Types Of Pollution

What does it do?

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Enviromental Impacts

What will happen?

Ground level ozone causes plants to be more vulnerable to pest, disease and enviromental stress. In Ground level ozone there's nitrogen oxides and sulphur dioxide which can become acidic gasses together they are the main precursors of acid rain! .........................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

Human Impacts

What happenes?

Increased ozone levels cause breathing problems and premature death also lung inflammation and irritation! ....................................................................................................................................................................................................

Air pollution is the introduction into the atmoshpere of chemicals and biological matter that causes harm to humans, other living organisms or cause damage to the natural enviroment. The earth is capable of cleaning itself of certain levels of pollution but man made pollutant has become to numerous for earth to naturally remove. Results of too much pollution causes acid rain, smog and a variety of health problems that can be contributed to our enviroment. One of the main causes of air pollution is manufacturing. There is not an area of the Earth's enviroment that has not been altered by the long term effects of the pollution created by manufacturing. Strides have been made to filter the pollution coming from manufacturing plants but it make take the Eart millenia to completley recover from the damage already done.

Land Pollution: land pollution is caused by industrial and household waste in 2010 Americans produced about 4.3 pounds of waste per person per day. 54% is gathered in landfills and the other 46% is gathered in compost or burned and combusted. Water Pollution: Water Pollution is caused when chemicals or dangerous substances are put in the water. Water pollution can affect marine life. Pollution causes the water to lose oxygen which kill fish and wild life. Air Pollution: Air pollution is caused when things aren't properly added to the air. Types of pollution caused by dangerous gases - sulfur dioxide - carbon monoxide - nirogen oxides and chemical vapors.

Facts-Pollution in China can change the weather patters in the United States-46% of American's lakes are too polluted for fishing, swimming or aquatic life!


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