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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Acid rain information book /
Author Record, Frank.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Bubenick, David V.
Kindya, Robert J.
Publisher Noyes Data Corp.,
Year Published 1982
OCLC Number 08032651
ISBN 0815508921 :; 9780815508922
Subjects Acid rain. ; LLUVIA ACIDA. ; Environmental Pollution. ; Nitrogen Oxides. ; Sulfuric Acids.
Additional Subjects Acid rain
Holdings
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EKBM  TD196.A25R4 1982 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/31/2011
ELBM  TD196.A25R4 1982 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/01/1988
ELDM  TD196.A25R4 1982 NHEERL/MED Library/Duluth,MN 11/21/2003
Collation ix, 228 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Executive summary -- Introduction -- Sources -- Atmospheric transport, transformation, and deposition processes -- Trends in acidity -- Adverse and beneficial effects of acid precipitation -- Mitigative strategies -- Summary of issues, concerns, and further research needs -- Current and proposed research on acid precipitation -- 1. Acid precipitation and its measurement -- Discovery of the phenomenon -- Possible effects -- Department of energy and environmental protection agency interest and involvement -- 2. Sources -- Natural sources of SOx and NOx -- Anthropogenic sources of SOx and NOx emissions -- 3. Atmospheric transport, transformation, and deposition processes -- Meteorological variability -- Atmospheric chemistry and physics -- Review of regional transport and deposition modeling -- International aspects of transport -- Interregional differences -- 4. Adverse and beneficial effects of acid precipitation -- Effect of acidic precipitation on aquatic ecosystems -- Effect of acidic precipitation on terrestrial ecosystems -- Effect of acidic precipitation on materials -- Effects of acidic precipitation on human health -- 5. Mitigative strategies -- Emission reductions -- Regulatory alternatives evaluated -- Liming -- 6. Summary of issues, uncertainties and further research needs -- 7. Current and proposed research on acid precipitation -- Department of energy -- Environment protection agency -- The electric power research institute.