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Air, 6. Photochemical Degradation

  1. Walter Simmler (retired)

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o02_o06

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Simmler, W. 2011. Air, 6. Photochemical Degradation. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Natural and Anthropogenic Emissions
3.Reaction Cycles in the Atmosphere
3.1.The Troposphere
3.2.The Stratosphere
4.Interaction with Surface Layers of Aquatic and Terrestrial Environments
5.Measurement and Computation of Degradability
5.1.Lifetime in the Homogeneous Gas Phase
5.2.Lifetimes of Adsorbates Aerosols
5.3.Assessment and Evaluation