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sci275_r5_appendix_d[1] - and acid deposition Then respond...

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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 ) Burning of fossil fuels, and humans exhale it. headache, dizziness, nausea Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) Refrigerants(air conditioners) Respiratory discomfort, Respiratory distress, Global warming and ozone depletion. Ground-level ozone (O 3 ) cars and trucks Irritates eyes, respiratory tract; chest discomfort; aggravates asthma and other respiratory conditions. Sulfuric acid (H 2 SO 4 ) byproduct from manufacturing, electric power plants Aggravates respiratory tract; chest discomfort; aggravates asthma and other respiratory conditions. 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? o Carbon oxides, nitrogen oxides, sulfur dioxide, particulate matter, and hydrocarbons. • Briefly describe the health and environmental problems caused by the selected atmospheric issue. o Some of the health problems are respiratory conditions are aggravated, Irritates eyes, headache, dizziness, nausea. Some of the environmental problems are Global warming and ozone depletion. • Provide one key solution to help either reduce the effects or recover from the effects of the selected issue. o One of the key solutions to the problem of air pollutants are useless fossil fuel to operate our vehicles and heat our homes. SCI 275...
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