Air Polution

What is air pollution?

Air pollution is a concentration of trace substances at a greater level than that of average air. Air pollutants like carbon monoxide, sulfur, dioxide, nitrogen oxides, hydrocarbons and solid particulates are the most common air pollutants


What does air pollution do?

Air Pollution can...............

break down the ozone gasses, can damage vegetation and water supply through acid deposition(when tiny droplets of sulfuric acid and nitric acid form and return to the Earth's surface) acid precipitation has also been known to damage lakes, destroying aquatic life. And to deprive plants of nutrients. Breathing in chemicals like Carbon Monoxide reduces oxygen levels in the blood, impairs vision and threatens those with breathing problems