What Pollutes the Air?


Air is mainly polluted by the man made industrial chemicals. The release of carbon monoxide from automobiles, sulfur, nitrogen and other industrial wastes pollute the air tremendously. Chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) is mainly responsible for holes in ozone layer.
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Indoor air pollutants come from a variety of sources. Some familiar chemicals include formaldehyde, smoke, carbon monoxide and asbestos. Others can grow naturally in the environment
smoke, exhaust from cars, and other stuff. pretty much anything you can see that isn't air and is in gas form is air pollution. Global warming.
In theory, the air has always been polluted to some degree. Natural phenomena such as volcanoes, wind storms, the decomposition of plants and animals, and even the aerosols emitted
Toxic air pollutants, also known as hazardous air pollutants, are those pollutants that are known or suspected to cause cancer or other serious health effects, such as reproductive
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What Pollutes the Air?
Pollution in the air can be caused by substances that are both man-made and natural compounds. Find out how air pollution can be caused by volcanic eruptions with help from the chair of a department of environmental studies in this free video on air... More »
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Chlorofluorocarbons, or CFCs pollute the air. This is the chemical found in aerosol cans of most types, for instance, spray paint and hair spray. Car exhaust is a pollutant, as well as industrial exhaust.
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