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Air Quality

New Perspective

Edited by Gustavo Lopez

Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, Mexico


Michael Schorr

Autonomous University of Baja California

Benjamin Valdez

Autonomous University of Baja California

This book contains 15 chapters reporting air pollution of interest to experts in academia and industrial plants dealing with the environmental issues. These chapters emphasize the problems of air pollution involving the human sector as an essential part in the control of air pollutants. The book contains an analysis of various geographic regions and evaluation of different activities related to these areas. Descriptive analyzes present the generation of air pollution and its effect on society and materials evaluations. The major sources of emission of pollutants and the damage that they originate in the towns and industrial plants are reported. This volume provides methods and tools for assessment according to each location. Other important aspects are the activities of governmental authorities, the academic and sectors for solving the environment problem.

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Air QualityNew PerspectiveEdited by Gustavo Lopez

Published: July 26th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2561

ISBN: 978-953-51-0674-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5307-8

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

46791 Total Chapter Downloads

16 Crossref Citations

20 Web of Science Citations

52 Dimensions Citations


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1. A Technology Assessment Tool for Evaluation of VOC Abatement Technologies from Solvent Based Industrial Coating Operations

By Dhananjai S. Borwankar, William A. Anderson and Michael Fowler


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2. Air Quality in Portal Areas: An Index for VOCs Pollution Assessment

By Davide Astiaso Garcia, Fabrizio Cumo and Franco Gugliermetti


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3. Development of Real-Time Sensing Network and Simulation on Air Pollution and Transport

By Yasuko Yamada Maruo and Akira Sugiyama


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4. The Influence of the Concealed Pollution Sources Upon the Indoor Air Quality in Detached Houses

By Motoya Hayashi, Yishinori Honma and Haruki Osawa


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5. Information Systems for Air Quality Monitoring

By Silvije Davila, Ivan Bešlić and Krešimir Šega


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6. Emission Inventory of Air Pollutants and Trend Analysis Based on Various Regulatory Measures Over Megacity Delhi

By Manju Mohan, Shweta Bhati, Preeti Gunwani and Pallavi Marappu


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7. Atmospheric Concentration of Trace Elements, Dry Deposition Fluxes and Source Apportionment Study in Mumbai

By D.G. Gajghate, P. Pipalatkar and V.V. Khaparde


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8. Air Quality in Urban Areas in Brazilian Midwest

By Edmilson de Souza and Josmar Davilson Pagliuso


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9. Microscopy and Spectroscopy Analysis of Mems Corrosion Used in the Electronics Industry of the Baja California Region, Mexico

By Gustavo Lopez Badilla, Benjamin Valdez Salas, Michael Schorr Wiener and Carlos Raúl Navarro González


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10. Short-Term Effect of Changes in Fine Particulate Matter Concentrations in Ambient Air to Daily Cardio-Respiratory Mortality in Inhabitants of Urban-Industrial Agglomeration (Katowice Agglomeration), Poland

By Małgorzata Kowalska


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11. Statistical Character and Transport Pathways of Atmospheric Aerosols in Belgrade

By Zoran Mijić, Andreja Stojić, Mirjana Perišić, Slavica Rajšić and Mirjana Tasić


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12. Multi-Physical Modeling for IAQ Monitoring

By Giuseppe Petrone, Carla Balocco and Giuliano Cammarata


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13. H2S Pollution and Its Effect on Corrosion of Electronic Components

By Benjamin Valdez Salas, Michael Schorr Wiener, Gustavo Lopez Badilla, Monica Carrillo Beltran, Roumen Zlatev, Margarita Stoycheva, Juan de Dios Ocampo Diaz, Lidia Vargas Osuna and Juan Terrazas Gaynor


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14. Air-Polluted with Particulate Matters from Livestock Buildings

By Ehab Mostafa


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15. Analysis of Halogenated Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in the Air

By Takeshi Ohura, Yuta Kamiya, Fumikazu Ikemori, Tsutoshi Imanaka and Masanori Ando


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