ERIC Number: ED121610
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Air Pollution Primer. Revised Education.
This revised and updated book is written to inform the citizens on the nature, causes, and effects of air pollution. It is written in terms familiar to the layman with the purpose of providing knowledge and motivation to spur community action on clean air policies. Numerous charts and drawings are provided to support discussion of air pollution subjects. Materials covered include: air, weather, and pollution; the processes of pollution; pollutants: their state and source; pollutants: their chemical properties; the special pollution of radioactivity; the health effects of pollution; and pollution's other effects on animals, vegetation, the economy. A glossary of terms used in the field of air pollution control is provided for the leader and concludes the work. (RE)
Descriptors: Air Pollution, Ecological Factors, Environment, Environmental Influences, Instructional Materials, Pollution, Public Health, Special Health Problems
American Lung Association, 1740 Broadway, New York, New York 10019 (free)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Lung Association, New York, NY.
Note: For the 1971 edition, see ED 081 584. A companion document is SE 020 725