Chapter 34. Urban Air Pollution and the Deterioration of Buildings and Monuments

  1. Dr. D. Brune,
  2. Dr. D. V. Chapman,
  3. Dr. M. D. Gwynne and
  4. Prof. Dr. J. M. Pacyna
  1. Heather A. Viles

Published Online: 5 JUN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619658.ch34

The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management

The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management

How to Cite

Viles, H. A. (1997) Urban Air Pollution and the Deterioration of Buildings and Monuments, in The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management (eds D. Brune, D. V. Chapman, M. D. Gwynne and J. M. Pacyna), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619658.ch34

Editor Information

  1. Scandinavian Science Publisher as Bakkehaugveien 16, 0873 Oslo, Norway

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JUN 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 MAY 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527287710

Online ISBN: 9783527619658

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Keywords:

  • long-term;
  • hundred kms;
  • monuments prone;
  • aging;
  • occur quickly

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • The Deterioration Problem

  • What Causes Building Material Deterioration?

  • Types of Deterioration and their Assessment

  • Strategies for Dealing With Deterioration

  • References