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Clean Air Acts

General

  1. Abdel H. El-Shaarawi1,2,3

Published Online: 15 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057339.vac023.pub2

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How to Cite

El-Shaarawi, A. H. 2013. Clean Air Acts . Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 1.

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Water Research Institute, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    McMaster Universtiy, ON, Canada

  3. 3

    The Americal University cairo, Cairo, Egypt

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2013

Abstract

National, provincial, state, or municipal authorities in most developed countries have established legislation or Acts to control air pollution emissions and to protect human health and the general environment. The US and UK Clean Air Acts are briefly summarized in this article.

Keywords:

  • air pollution;
  • acid rain;
  • smoke;
  • ozone;
  • human health