Environmental Pollutants: Air
Air pollution is the contamination of air – either indoor or outdoor – by chemicals, particulates or biological agents that differ from the natural makeup of the atmosphere. Such pollutants can enter the air via natural means, such as volcanoes, but also as a direct result of human industrial activity.
Download this infographic to explore:
- The different types of air pollutants
- The sources of air pollution
- How these different compounds can be monitored