Literature Study On Pollution

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Chapter-2 Literature study Objective of the Literature study To understand the planning strategies for betterment of environment condition. To understand the type of pollution occurred in city Effect of pollution on people/environment New technologies to use in city’s infrastructure to make sustainable environment Introduction Pollution is an effect, generated by the polluting contaminants in to the environment that creates an adverse effect. Pollution exists in different chemical substances or energy, Such as heat or light, noise Pollutants. It is classified as point source or nonpoint source pollution. (Source: Andrew king,Michale lenox,Exploring the Locus of Profitable Pollution Reduction) Type of pollutions Air pollution Air pollution is the introduction of particulates, biological molecules, or other harmful materials into Earth 's atmosphere, causing diseases, death to humans, and damage to other living organisms such as animals and food crops, or the natural or built environment. Air pollution may come from anthropogenic or natural sources. Particle pollution, also called particulate matter or PM, is a mixture of solids and liquid droplets floating in the air. Some particles are released directly from a specific source, while others form in complicated chemical reactions in the atmosphere. Annual- annual arithmetic mean of minimum 104 measurements in a year at a particular site taken twice a week 24 hourly at uniform intervals. 24 hours – 24 hourly or 08 hourly

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