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Assessing ground-level ozone (O3) impacts to agriculture in parts of Asia and southern Africa: Air pollution: health and environmental impacts

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Title of host publicationAir pollution: health and environmental impacts
DatePublished - 2010
Pages421-455
Number of pages35
PublisherCRC Press
Place of PublicationBoca Raton
Original languageEnglish
ISBN (Print)9781439809624

Abstract

This chapter is part of a book which examines the effect of this complex problem on human health and the environment in different settings around the world. It not only covers general modeling, monitoring, and characterization techniques but also includes field studies and cases that offer valuable insight into region-specific issues. With contributions from a distinguished group of international experts, the book explores ways of controlling air pollution and mitigating its adverse effects on human health and the environment. Often taking a regional and global perspective, it discusses the monitoring and source characterization of air pollution, the theory and application of air quality modeling, health effects and risk assessment, and the environmental impacts of air pollution. The book also addresses air quality management and relevant policy issues.

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  • Air, Pollution Environmental aspects, Pollution Health aspects

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