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Main Title Air-borne sulphur pollution : effects and control : report prepared within the framework of the Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution /
Publisher United Nations,
Year Published 1984
Report Number ECE/EB.AIR/2
Stock Number E.84.II.E.8
OCLC Number 11625537
Subjects Sulfur compounds--Environmental aspects. ; Air--Pollution. ; Transboundary pollution. ; Air Pollution--adverse effects. ; Air Pollution--prevention & control. ; Sulfur Dioxide--adverse effects. ; Luchtverontreiniging. ; Zwavel. ; Umweltverschmutzung ; Aufsatzsammlung ; FISH. ; SOILS. ; GROUNDWATER. ; METALS. ; SULPHUR. ; TRANSBOUNDARY AIR POLLUTION. ; POLLUTION CONTROL. ; AQUATIC ECOLOGY. ; ECOSYSTEMS. ; ACID RAIN. ; WATER POLLUTION. ; FISHERIES. ; CORROSION. ; INTERNATIONAL CO-OPERATION. ; RECOMMENDATIONS. ; POLLUTANTS. ; HEALTH. ; MORTALITY. ; MORBIDITY. ; HEALTH SERVICES. ; METEOROLOGY. ; COAL. ; DESULPHURATION. ; GASES. ; WASTE DISPOSAL. ; RECYCLING. ; LIQUID FUELS. ; COST EFFECTIVENESS. ; COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS. ; ECONOMETRIC MODELS. ; HISTORIC SITES AND MONUMENTS. ; PETROLEUM.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  TD196.S95A37 1984 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 02/13/2019
Collation xiii, 265 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm.
Cover title: Airborne sulphur pollution. Includes bibliographical references. "GE.84-40823"--Page 4 of cover. "Sales no. E.84. II. E.8"--Page 4 of cover.
Contents Notes
pt. 1. Effects of sulphur compounds and other related air pollutants on health and the environment. Effects of sulphur compounds on aquatic ecosystems -- Effects of sulphur compounds on soil, groundwater and vegetation -- Effects of sulphur compounds on materials, including historical and cultural monuments -- Effects of sulphur compounds and other related air pollutants on health -- Effects of sulphur compounds and other air pollutants on visibility -- pt. 2. Technologies for controlling sulphur emissions. Reduction of the sulphur content of fuels for controlling sulphur emissions -- Modification of combustion processes for controlling sulphur emissions -- Desulphurization of combustion gases for controlling sulphur emissions -- Utilization of recovered materials and disposal of waste products from desulphurization technologies -- Technical efficiency and costs of technologies for controlling sulphur emissions -- pt. 3. Cost-benefit analysis of alternative programmes for sulphur emission control in the ECE region. Methodological approach and data requirements -- An example of a probabilistic approach to a cost-benefit analysis of different sulphur emission control scenarios.