SCI-275 WK5 CP1 - and acid deposition. Then, respond to the...

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Axia College Material Appendix D Air Pollution Chart After reviewing Ch. 8 and 9 of your text, complete the following table, then respond to the questions that follow: Issue Sources Health/Environmental Effects Carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) Human Sources Poisonous and reduces the blood’s ability to transport oxygen. Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) Human Sources Harms the stratospheric ozone and allowing more harmful solar UV rays onto the Earth. Ground-level ozone (O 3 ) Human Sources Pollution, harming the atmosphere Sulfuric acid (H 2 SO 4 ) Human Sources Deliberately added to natural gases to be detected by humans for safety purposes. Note : Some pollutants may not have direct health effects. Choose one of the following atmospheric issues: air pollution, global warming, ozone depletion,
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Unformatted text preview: and acid deposition. Then, respond to the following: What air pollutants combine and contribute to this issue? Briefly describe the health and environmental problems caused by the selected atmospheric issue. Provide one key solution to help either reduce the effects or recover from the effects of the selected issue. The air pollutants that combine are O 3 and CFCs, these combine and damage the ozone admitting more harmful UV rays upon the Earth. The health and environmental problems these issues cause are global warming, skin disease, and cancer. A key solution to this problem would be to use renewable energies and natural sources of energy. SCI 275...
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This note was uploaded on 05/24/2010 for the course SCI275 SCI275 taught by Professor Johnscott during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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