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5 Concluding remarks The primary subject of this chapter has been VOC, and its role in ozone formation has led to a discussion of that as well as of PAN. , Chen B. and Kan H. htm Please click the advert Student Discounts + Student Events + Money Saving Advice = Happy Days! com 56 Atmospheric Pollution Carbon monoxide 6. 1. Introduction There are both natural (forest fires, volcanic activity) and anthropogenic (combustion processes) sources of carbon monoxide, and atmospheric concentrations of this highly toxic gas are considerable.

Adhesives available which release 2 g VOC per litre adhesive used, or better. An adhesive chosen for a particular application needs to be evaluated for VOC emissions. Painting of buildings. At least a small degree of VOC release expected if the paint is oil based. With latex-based paints zero VOC emission possible10. , in car repairs. Amongst the ‘top 10’ releasers of VOC in most cities. 5. Measurement of VOC A common method is by means of an instrument using the principle of photoionisation. v.

5] Belgrade, former Yugoslavia, June 2002 to June 2003 Mean value over the period 61. [6] Singapore, 7th March 2006 21 [7] London, on aboveground commuter routes. Summer 1999 Winter 2000 London, in Underground (‘tube’) commuting. 5. 5 tends to be from stationary sources and is known as the regional contribution, in contrast to the vehicle contribution. 1. 5 (which is itself a subset of PM10). 1 is sometimes called ultra-fine particles. All combustion-derived particulate carries polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) on its surfaces and inhalation of particles clearly provides a route for entry of PAH, which are carcinogens, to the lungs.

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