Air and Water Pollution - Term Paper
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Pollutants given off by various industries and factories are often considered to be one of the prime factors contributing to air, water and soil pollution. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), it has been estimated that industrial pollution is responsible for almost 50 percent of the pollution present in the United States. There are various wide-ranging effects, as well as serious consequences, of industrial pollution on the ecological balance of the atmosphere. Global Warming
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I} Global Warming:
An increase in the earth’s average atmospheric temperature thatcauses corresponding changes in climate and that may result from the greenhouse effect. The greenhouse impact is a natural process. It ensures that the ground cools down not too much. Without the natural greenhouse impact it would be on ground average 18 degrees under zero. Now the average temperature on ground is 15o degrees above zero. By the greenhouse impact the warmth on ground is therefore held. Without the greenhouse impact on ground no life would be possible. In the atmosphere all greenhouse gases float. These gases let through the sun, but throw back the warmth radiation of the ground. This seems on what in a greenhouse happens there.