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Main Title Transboundary air pollution in Ontario /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Yap, David.
Publisher Ontario Ministry of the Environment,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 317411044
Subjects Air--Pollution--Ontario ; Transboundary pollution--Ontario ; Air quality management--International cooperation
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  TD883.2.T736 2005 c.1-2 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/24/2005
Collation xiv, 115 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
"June 2005"--Cover. Includes bibliographical references (pages 107-109).
Contents Notes
Introduction -- Ontario's air quality -- Ground-level ozone -- Precursors of ozone -- Fine particulate matter -- Smog episodes and meteorology -- Particulate sulphate -- Particulate nitrate -- Acidic rain and acid deposition -- Mercury -- Modelling air pollution in Ontario -- Impact of Ontario's emissions on downwind jurisdictions -- Other older but relevant studies -- Strengths and weaknesses of air quality modelling -- Human and economic implications of ozone and airborne particulate matter due to emissions by Ontario and the United States -- Background -- Results highlights -- Total damages -- Air pollution modelling -- Health damages -- Environmental damages -- Agricultural damages -- Forest productivity damages -- Damages to buildings and structures -- Visibility damages -- Materials soiling damage -- Aquatic ecosystem damages -- Emission control programs, initiatives and agreements in Ontario, Canada and the United States -- Ontario's action -- Key regulatory initiatives -- Examples of government leader ship -- Conservation and recent partnership projects -- Key clean energy initiatives -- Public education and outreach -- Encouraging non-regulatory commitments -- Building scientific capacity -- Agreements between Ontario and other provincial/state jurisdictions -- Ontario and quebec -- Ontario and Michigan -- Ontario and Minnesota -- Ontario and New York -- Ontario and Ohio -- Canada's action -- Cleaner vehicle engines and fuels -- VOC emission reduction agenda for commercial and consumer products -- GHG emission reduction agenda -- Actions in the United States -- The U.S. Clean Air Act -- Recent initiatives of the EPA -- U.S. New Source Review Program -- U.S. Clean Air rules. Joint Canada-U.S. Actions: Canada-U.S. Air Quality Agreement -- Acid Rain Annex -- Ozone Annex -- Future particulate matter annex -- Conclusions -- Abbreviations and acronyms -- Glossary -- References -- Appendix 1: a detailed modelling view of an air pollution episode.