Types of Pollution

 

Air Pollution

http://www.soton.ac.uk/~engenvir/environment/air/domestic.smoke.html

How much of the smoke in our atmosphere(from England) is generated in People's home and what is the major source of this pollution ?

 

http://www.soton.ac.uk/~engenvir/environment/air/particulates.html

What are particulates and problems can they cause ?

 

http://www.soton.ac.uk/~engenvir/environment/air/radionuclides.html
 

What are radio nuclides and what can they cause ?

 

Explain the difference between natural radiation and man-made radiation. Give specific examples.

 

According to the graph below, whaere does most radiation come from ? How might we deal with this problem ? Explain.

 

http://www.soton.ac.uk/~engenvir/environment/noise_and_light/Noise.html

 

What is noise pollution ?

 

What are four types of noise pollution ?

 

Which of these do you think is the most serious ? WHY ?

 

 

http://www.soc.titech.ac.jp/uem/water/water-pollution.html

What are the sources of water pollution ?

 

What are the effects of water pollution ?

 

 

 

Review the types of pollution studied so far (from the textbook and internet); which do you think is thre most dangerous ? Why ? Explain in essay form (1-2 paragraphs, use specific information to back up your opinion).