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Air Pollution

Air Pollution

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Notes on "Air Pollution"


(00:00 – 00:36) Introduction

(00:37 – 01:10) Pollution Definition

(01:11 – 03:12) Sources of Pollution

(03:13 – 04:51) Measuring Pollution

(04:52 – 05:37) Smog

(05:38 – 06:39) Acid Deposition

(06:40 – 07:41) Inversion Layer

(07:42 – 08:25) Clean Air Act

(08:26 – 09:42) Reduction and Remediation

(09:43 – 10:03) Recap

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