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...
Acid rain is a rain or any other form of precipitation that is unusually acidic,
meaning that it possesses elevated levels of hydrogen ions (low pH). It can have
Mar 31, 2016 ... Acid rain, or acid deposition, is a broad term that includes any form of
precipitation with acidic components, such as sulfuric or nitric acid that fall ...
Acid rain is rain that has been made acidic by certain pollutants in the air. Acid
rain is a type of acid deposition, which can appear in many forms. Wet deposition
Sources of Acid Rain Acid rain is caused by a chemical reaction that begins
when compounds like sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides are released into the air
A virtual tree-graveyard of Norway spruce trees in Poland bears the scars of acid
rain. Caused when rain droplets absorb air pollution like sulfur and nitrogen ...
Dec 1, 2016 ... Information about causes and effects, how acid rain is measured, and what is
being done to solve the problem. Includes activities for students.
Acid rain is a result of air pollution. When any type of fuel is burnt, lots of different
chemicals are produced. The smoke that comes from a fire or the fumes that ...
“Acid rain” became a household term in the 1980s when unchecked emissions
from industry and motor vehicles were blamed for causing environmental ...
Causes, effects and solutions of acid rain: Acid rain refers to a mixture of
deposited material, both wet and dry, coming from the atmosphere containing
more than ...