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Sulfur dioxide and vegetation

physiology, ecology, and policy issues

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plants, Effect of sulphur dioxide on -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by William E. Winner, Harold A. Mooney, and Robert A. Goldstein.
    ContributionsWinner, William E., Mooney, Harold A., Goldstein, Robert A., 1942-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK753.S85 S85 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 593 p. :
    Number of Pages593
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3189072M
    ISBN 100804712344
    LC Control Number83051323

    Sulfur dioxide has a pungent, irritating odour, familiar as the smell of a just-struck ing in nature in volcanic gases and in solution in the waters of some warm springs, sulfur dioxide usually is prepared industrially by the burning in air or oxygen of sulfur or such compounds of sulfur as iron pyrite or copper pyrite. Large quantities of sulfur dioxide are . This brief summarizes the most commonly used sulfur dioxide surrogates and also shows the diverse reactivities to highlight the advances made in the development of synthetic methods through the insertion of sulfur dioxide. Depending on the nature of .

    Get this from a library! Remote sensing of sulfur dioxide effects on vegetation: final report. [C Daniel Sapp; James Stemmle; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Environmental Engineering and Technology.; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Energy, Minerals, and Industry.; Tennessee Valley Authority. Suggested Citation: "10 Some Methods of Reducing Sulfur Oxides from Power Plants." National Research Council. Air Quality and Stationary Source Emission Control. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / (Chapter 10 was written by Harry Perry under the general supervision of the committee, which reviewed the work.

    @article{osti_, title = {Economic effects of sulfur dioxide on forest growth}, author = {Linzon, S N}, abstractNote = {The body of information presented in this paper is directed to ecologists concerned with the effects and economic impact of sulfur dioxide on forest growth. Investigations were carried out over a ten-year period, , in the Sudbury smelter . Absorption of sulfur dioxide in the mucous membranes of the nose and upper respiratory tract occurs as a result of its solubility in aqueous media: 1 volume of water dissolves 45 volumes of sulfur dioxide at 15 oC. Absorption is concentration-dependent, with 85% absorption in the nose at 4–6 µg/m3 and about 99% at 46 µg/ Size: KB.


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