Sci 275 appendix D - Sci 275 appendix D Axia College Material Appendix D Air Pollution Chart After reviewing Ch 8 and 9 of your text complete 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, and then respond to the questions that follow: Issue Sources Health/Environmental Effects Carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) Burning carbon containing fossil fuels, forests are logged or burned Global warming, changes in sea levels, changes in precipitation patterns, lowered agriculture, effects on organisms, and human health due to severe weather changes, changes in plant animal and sea life. Chlorofluorocarbo ns (CFCs) Freon, from aerosol cans, air conditioners, refrigerators, freezers, solvents, Styrofoam, and foam blown insulation Increased UV radiation, effects on the ecosystem, from fish to amphibians, down through the entire ecosystem. This increased radiation has caused increased eye cataracts, skin cancers, weak immune systems Ground-level ozone (O 3 ) This type of ozone also known as tropospheric ozone This ozone reduces crop production, depletion of forests and is a source of global warming, which is a health hazard to humans and
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2010 for the course FACULTY SCI/275 taught by Professor Karimurabito during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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Sci 275 appendix D - Sci 275 appendix D Axia College Material Appendix D Air Pollution Chart After reviewing Ch 8 and 9 of your text complete the

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