SCI 275 Week 5 Appendix D - problems with plants birds and...

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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 ) Earths Atmosphere The health effects can be deadly and the environmental effects cause changes in the earth’s climate and weather. Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) Air conditioners The health effects can cause breathing and respiratory problems. The environmental problem that this can cause is a depletion in the Ozone layer in the upper most parts of the atmosphere. Ground-level ozone (O 3 ) Smog caused from vehicles and other man caused exhaust This can also cause breathing problems in people. The environmental issue is it effects plants and ecosystems. Sulfuric acid (H 2 SO 4 ) Volcanoes and pollution from man can cause acid rain. The health effects are repertory problems. And environmental problems are it can cause
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Unformatted text preview: problems with plants birds and other wild life. Note : Some pollutants may not have direct health effects. Choose one of the following atmospheric issues: air pollution, global warming, ozone depletion, and acid deposition. Then, respond to the following: • What air pollutants combine and contribute to this issue? Man cause many of these issues from vehicle smog to over mining which sends particles into the air. • 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. To recover from the effects that are troubling our planet is for man to come up with an alternative means to energy and quick. There is a solution but the money that oil brings in keeps man from using the clean means. SCI 275...
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