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Environmental Sustainability

Preparing for Tomorrow

Edited by Syed Abdul Rehman Khan

Xuzhou University of Technology

This book examines the global challenges of air pollution and its consequences at domestic and international levels. Industrialization and logistical operations are the critical factors of carbon emissions, damaging fauna and flora. In addition, air pollution adversely affects human health. As such, this book discusses possible solutions to mitigate air pollution both domestically and internationally.

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Environmental SustainabilityPreparing for TomorrowEdited by Syed Abdul Rehman Khan

Published: September 1st 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.91568

ISBN: 978-1-83968-786-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-785-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-787-7

Copyright year: 2021

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1. Poor Air Quality: A Dark Cloud of Filth Poisons

By Syed Abdul Rehman Khan, Adeel Shah and Zhang Yu

127

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2. Implication of Secondary Atmospheric Pollutants in the Air Quality: A Case-Study for Ozone

By David Galán Madruga

163

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3. Particle and Carbon Monoxide Atmospheric Pollution in the City of Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico

By Mario García, Héctor Ulloa, Omar García, Hermes Ramírez, Aida Fajardo, Claudia Saldaña, Sarah Messina and Yamilet Rodríguez

154

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4. Characterization of Atmospheric Mercury in the High-Altitude Background Station and Coastal Urban City in South Asia

By Manikanda Bharath Karuppasamy, Srinivasalu Seshachalam, Usha Natesan and Karthik Ramasamy

236

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5. Health Impacts of Air Pollution

By Muhammad Ikram Bin A Wahab

90

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6. Medellin Air Quality Initiative (MAUI)

By Andres Yarce Botero, Olga Lucia Quintero Montoya, Santiago Lopez-Restrepo, Nicolás Pinel, Jhon Edinson Hinestroza, Elias David Niño-Ruiz, Jimmy Anderson Flórez, Angela María Rendón, Monica Lucia Alvarez-Laínez, Andres Felipe Zapata-Gonzalez, Jose Fernando Duque Trujillo, Elena Montilla, Andres Pareja, Jean Paul Delgado, Jose Ignacio Marulanda Bernal, Jaime Andres Betancur, Alejandro Vélez, Arjo Segers, Arnold Heemink, Juan Ernesto Soto, Bibiana Esperanza Boada Sanabria and Sara Lorduy

123

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7. Data Assimilation as a Tool to Improve Chemical Transport Models Performance in Developing Countries

By Santiago Lopez-Restrepo, Andrés Yarce Botero, Olga Lucia Quintero, Nicolás Pinel, Jhon Edinson Hinestroza, Elias David Niño-Ruiz, Jimmy Anderson Flórez, Angela Maíra Rendón, Monica Lucia Alvarez-Laínez, Andres Felipe Zapata-Gonzalez, Jose Fernando Duque Trujillo, Elena Montilla, Andres Pareja, Jean Paul Delgado, Jose Ignacio Marulanda Bernal, Bibiana Boada, Juan Ernesto Soto, Sara Lorduy, Jaime Andres Betancur, Arjo Segers and Arnold Heemink

109

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8. A Synthesis of the Information Given by Temporal Data Series: The Representative Day

By Tiziano Tirabassi and Daniela Buske

114

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9. Why Airborne Pesticides Are So Dangerous

By Tomaz Langenbach, Tácio M.P. de Campos and Luiz Querino Caldas

144

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10. Air Pollution, Health and Perception

By Banwari Dandotiya

136

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11. Aerotechnogenic Pollution of Boreal Forests in Northern Europe

By Alexander Evdokimov

98

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12. Influence of Microenvironments and Personal Activities on Personal PM2.5 Exposures among Children and Adults

By Mahima Habil, David D. Massey and Ajay Taneja

129

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13. Fossil Fuel Fires: A Forgotten Factor of Air Quality

By Łukasz Kruszewski

156

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14. Evaluation of Particulate Matter Pollution in Micro-Environments of Office Buildings—A Case Study of Delhi, India

By Saurabh Mendiratta, Sunil Gulia, Prachi Goyal and Sanjeev Kumar Goyal

262

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15. Correlation between Air Quality and Wastewater Pollution

By Karzan Mohammed Khalid

137

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