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Air Quality in Urban Environments
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R M Harrison (Editor) and R E Hester (Editor), published by the RSC 2009
ISBN: 9781847559074


Urban air quality is a topic which remains high on the scientific and political agenda.  This book deals with the basic science of urban air pollution in relation to the sources and concentrations, and the atmospheric chemical and physical processes which determine those concentrations and lead to the formation of secondary pollutants by chemical reactions in the atmosphere. With comprehensive coverage from sources through atmospheric processes, to human exposure and effects on health and the policy response, this topical work will be of interest to scientists and policy makers within this field as well advanced students.

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