Air Pollution

Sarah ,Bhakti , Amanda

Causes of Air Pollution

  • burning of charcoal,animal dung, kerosene,wood
  • large amount of vehicles that move slowly because of traffic and they release more exhaust because of their age
  • factories
  • the fuel used for heating houses and cooking, produces pollutants at concentrations 5 times as high as coal

Effects of Air Pollution

  • brown cloud over indian ocean
  • 2 million people die from india due to reasons related to the cloud each year
  • the air in urban areas is toxic to breath
  • people devlop breathing problems and some die from lung disease
  • haze