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Department
Environmental Science
Course
EESA10H3
Professor
Jovan Stefanovic
Semester
Winter

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Human Health and The Environment Mid-Term Study Notes Lecture 2 Key point Notes Airborne hazards Outdoor and indoor pollution Outdoor pollution Human-sources-stationary (e.g. industry plants) Natural sources (e.g. volcanic ash) Human sources-mobile (e.g. automobiles) Outdoor health Effect is dependant on dose or concentration effects Non-severe symptoms: eye irritation, respiratory irritation, flu More severe: birth defects, toxic poisoning Seven common 1.particulate matter outdoor air 2. carbon monoxide pollutants 3.nitrogen oxides 4.sulphur oxides 5.VOC- volatile organic compounds 6.Lead 7.Ozone Particulate matter Solid or liquid and is found in the air It occasionally forms in the air (i.e. sulphuric acid)
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