Problem

Smoke as a pollutant

Other Names:
Smoke
Nature:
A cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas, usually as the result of the incomplete burning of biomass and fossil fuels. Smoke pollution cuts out sunlight, leaves a deposit of soot on surfaces, and can be a major lung irritant.
Related Problems:
Tobacco smoking
Values:
Pollution
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Subject(s):
Pollution
Effluent
Date of last update
15.06.2018 – 15:13 CEST