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Control of air pollution in the USSR

N. F. Izmerov

Control of air pollution in the USSR

by N. F. Izmerov

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Published by World Health Organization in Geneva .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union.
    • Subjects:
    • Air -- Pollution -- Soviet Union.,
    • Air quality management -- Soviet Union.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 118-128.

      Statement[by] N. F. Izmerov.
      SeriesPublic health papers, no. 54, Public health papers ;, 54.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD883.7.R9 I45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination157 p.
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5116320M
      LC Control Number74189205

        Air Pollution is the presence of one or more contaminants (like dust, fumes, mist, smoke or vapours) in the outdoor atmosphere in sufficient quantities which threaten to be injurious to human, plant or animal life, or reasonably interferes with the comfortable enjoyment of life or property. These and other air pollution events led the U. S. Congress to pass the Air Pollution Control Act of that established the federal government as having preeminent control over air pollution control matters. More important for the subject matter of ths book, the Clean Air Act.

      Purchase Sources of Air Pollution and Their Control - 2nd Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN , POINT SOURCES OF POLLUTION: LOCAL EFFECTS AND IT’S CONTROL – Vol. I - Air Pollution Caused by Industries - Jiming HAO and Guowen LI typically decreases at the rate of oC/km, the air is relatively well mixed, and thermally driven convection is relatively strong.

      — Heavy smog conditions shut down industry and schools in Los Angeles for most of October.. — Congress passes Air Pollution Control Act, a forerunner of the Clean Air Act of and subsequent legislation.. — International Air Pollution Congress held in New York City.. — Another killer smog in London; 1, die. British Parliament passes Clean Air Act. In Leipzig, half the children are treated each year for illnesses believed to be associated with air pollution. Eighty percent of eastern Germany’s surface waters are classified as unsuitable for fishing, sports, or drinking, and one out of three lakes has been declared biologically dead because of decades of untreated dumping of chemical waste.


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Control of air pollution in the USSR by N. F. Izmerov Download PDF EPUB FB2

Control of air pollution in the USSR. Geneva, World Health Organization, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: N F Izmerov. The countries that emerged from the Soviet Union still haven't caught up with the West, and their pollution continues unabated.

The main reason is that, rather than modernizing their industrial and power production, which would increase efficiency and reduce pollution, most continue to use ancient, toxin-generating techniques and equipment -- in industry, petroleum, mining and : Armine Sahakyan.

Air pollution is the contamination of air by various hazardous substances that have a harmful impact on the environment. Explore its causes, types of pollutants, effects and control measures. air pollution, contamination of the air by noxious gases and minute particles of solid and liquid matter (particulates) in concentrations that endanger health.

The major sources of air pollution are transportation engines, power and heat generation, industrial processes, and the burning of solid waste. The volume tackles the emissions to the atmosphere from the principal air pollution sources; the control techniques and equipment used to minimize these emissions; the applicable laws, regulations, and standards; and the administrative and organizational procedures used to administer these laws, regulations, and standards.

Air pollution control, the techniques employed to reduce or eliminate the emission into the atmosphere of substances that can harm the environment or human health.

The control of air pollution is one of the principal areas of pollution control, along with wastewater treatment, solid-waste management, and hazardous-waste management. Air is considered to be polluted when it contains certain.

Abstract. Control practices are described by mass and energy balances that relate removal efficiency to process input parameters. Author`s objectives are to (1) provide thorough understanding of natural and anthropogenic sources of air pollution and (2) introduce ways to minimize or prevent pollution.

Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by : R. Sherwood. The Handbook of Air Pollution Prevention and Control provides a concise overview of the latest technologies for managing industrial air pollution in petrochemical, oil and gas, and allied industries.

Detailed material on equipment selection, sizing, and troubleshooting operations is provided along with practical design methodology. Get this from a library. Recent USSR literature on control of particulate emissions from stationary sources.

[Charles E Feazel; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development.; Tennessee Valley Authority.

Power Research Staff.]. Air pollution has multiple sources, including natural as well as man-made sources. Keep reading to learn more about the different types of air pollution, their effects, and possible ways to control them.

Air Pollution is an undesirable change in the physical, chemical or biological characteristics of air. Causes, Consequences and Control of Air Pollution. Consequences and Control of Air Pollution. biological warfare labora tory in the for mer USSR in 1 near Sverd lovsk is be lieved to. Bad quality of the atmospheric air is besides in the Nenets Autonomous Area ; in the Southern territory (13 topics of the Federation) the monitoring of the air pollution was carried out in 31 metropoliss and it was found out, that in 19 of them the harmful drosss are more than the permitted bound, and the high degree of air pollution – in.

The English translation of the title of this issue of Public Health Papers is misleading, for it is concerned much more with the rationale on which control is based, and with the administrative framework and planning methods to ensure its application, than with control itself.

This emphasis greatly adds to its interest, because although it is widely known that the Soviet Union and the other. Water pollution is a serious problem in Russia, and 75% of surface water, and 50% of all water in Russia is now polluted.

This has caused health issues in many cities as well as in the countryside, as only 8% of wastewater is fully treated before being returned to waterways. Obsolete and inefficient water treatment facilities, as well as a lack of funding, have caused heavy pollution, and has.

Air pollution occurs when harmful or excessive quantities of substances are introduced into Earth's s of air pollution include gases (such as ammonia, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, nitrous oxides, methane and chlorofluorocarbons), particulates (both organic and inorganic), and biological may cause diseases, allergies and even death to humans; it may also cause.

Air pollution - Air pollution - The global reach of air pollution: Because some air pollutants persist in the atmosphere and are carried long distances by winds, air pollution transcends local, regional, and continental boundaries, and it also may have an effect on global climate and weather.

For example, acid rain has gained worldwide attention since the s as a regional and even. The selection of air pollution control apparatus can be a daunting task even for experienced pollution control professionals.

The Air Pollution Control Equipment Selection Guide eases the burden by providing extensive information on the best equipment available for any air pollution control problem. An effective air pollution control system is essential in today's industrial landscape because of tightening compliance standards, increased enforcement, and heightened community pressure.

As a responsible organization, you are obligated to keep your facility in compliance with current regulations and continuously seek opportunities to reduce. pollution, contamination of the environment as a result of human activities.

The term pollution refers primarily to the fouling of air, water, and land by wastes (see air pollution; water pollution; solid waste).In recent years it has come to signify a wider range of disruptions to environmental quality.

Optimal Air Pollution Control Strategies Chap. 9 We refer the interested reader to Rossin and Roberts (), Kyan and Seinfeld (), and Akashi and Kumamoto (), for studies of short-term air pollution control. LONG-TERM AIR POLLUTION CONTROL Let us focus our attention primarily on long-termcontrol ofair pollution for a region.

It.This is a PDF-only article. The first page of the PDF of this article appears [email protected]{osti_, title = {Fundamentals of air quality systems}, author = {Noll, K E}, abstractNote = {The book uses numerous examples to demonstrate how basic design concepts can be applied to the control of air emissions from industrial sources.

It focuses on the design of air pollution control devices for the removal of gases and particles from industrial sources, and provides detailed.