Air Pollution

Editors: Saxena, Pallavi and Naik, Vaishali
Publication Year: 2019
Publisher: CABI

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-1-78-639389-0
Category: Science - Environmental sciences
Image Count: 80
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Written by a team of international experts, this book aims to provide a broad overview of the issues surrounding air pollution and how to control and monitor pollution levels.

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Table of Contents

  • List of Contributors
  • Introduction - Pallavi Saxena and Vaishali Naik
  • 1. Anthropogenic Sources of Air Pollution - Chinmay Mallik
  • 2. Biogenic Sources of Air Pollution - Harpreet Kaur and Ruchi Kumari
  • 3. Transport of Air Pollutants - Naveen Chandra and Vineet Goswami
  • 4. Methods for the Measurement of Air Pollutants - Shani Tiwari and Neha Mishra
  • 5. Air-Pollution Modelling Aspects: An Overview - Monojit Chakraborty, Sangeeta Bansal, Renu Masiwal and Amit Awasthi
  • 6. Indices Used for Assessment of Air Quality - Prashant Rajput, Gyanesh Kumar Singh and Tarun Gupta
  • 7. Impact of Air Pollution on the Environment and Economy - Saurabh Sonwani and Vandana Maurya
  • 8. Effects of Air Pollution on Human Health - Priyanka Kulshreshtha
  • 9. Megacities of Developing Countries - Arti Choudhary, Manisha Gaur and Anuradha Shukla
  • 10. Cost-Effective Technologies Used to Curb Air Pollution - Ravi Prakash Singh and Saumya Singh
  • 11. Atmospheric Contaminants: Sources, Chemical Characterization and Hazards - Vineet Goswami and Naveen Chandra
  • 12. Air Pollution Control: Policies and Legislations - Ruchi Singh and Amit Kumar