What Is Being Done to Prevent Acid Rain?


Congress passed the Clean Air Act Amendments in 1990, meaning that Power Plants are limited in the amount of sulfur dioxide released into the air. But also, building cleaner cars and producing other sources of Energy will help with the prevention of Acid Rain.
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Reduce emissions from mining, smelting and generating electrical power. Consumers can help by using fewer mined resources and reducing electrical power usage, as well as campaigning
As a consumer there is little that can be done - goods are not stamped "Low acid rain processed materials. like goods containing recycled paper. About the only thing that can
Acid rain is rain consisting of water droplets that are unusually acidic because of atmospheric pollution - most notably the excessive amounts of sulfur and nitrogen released by cars
EPA regulations that set limits for the discharge of sulfur compounds by power plants and automobiles. Have reduced acid rain. Recent regulations on diesel fuel have also reduced
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Acid Rain
Acid rain is a widespread term used to describe all forms of acid precipitation (rain, snow, hail, fog, etc.). Atmospheric pollutants, particularly oxides of sulphur and nitrogen, can cause precipitation to become more acidic when converted to... More »
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The things that can be done to prevent acid rain include: reducing pollution and using renewable energy sources, such as solar and wind power. Renewable energy ...
The main causes of acid rain are Nitric Acid and Sulphuric Acid. By regulating them the content of the acid rain can be controlled. This can be done using fuels ...
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