Acid-rain sentence example
- The governments of both the USA and Canada are trying to solve the problems caused by acid rain in a number of ways.
- The removal of the planet's forests and the damage caused by acid rain has only served to increase the Greenhouse Effect.
- In the 50's ICI created acid rain in Norway, are we to go back to this?
- We are now accustomed to tracing such gradual effects in numerous guises, from acid rain to global warming to pesticide residues.
- Garbage, chemicals, fertilizers, human and animal waste, and other toxic substances are dumped into bodies of water, seep into ground water supplies, or are deposited by the fall of acid rain.Advertisement
- These acids make the rain acidic, hence the term " acid rain " .
- Lime is also used to neutralize lakes made acidic by acid rain.
- The lime can neutralize acidity of soil caused by acid rain.
- Acid gases, given off when we generate electricity, mix with sunlight and water in the atmosphere to produce acid rain.
- Nitrogen oxides are therefore a contributory factor in the production of acid rain.Advertisement
- Further it will eventually breakdown to produce nitric acid and hence give rise to acid rain which harms the environment.
- Why is acid rain doing such a lot of damage in eastern Canada?
- The prevailing north easterly winds blow the acid rain away from the industrial areas of the north east USA to eastern Canada.
- Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) Sulfur dioxide is a corrosive acid gas which combines with water vapor in the atmosphere to produce acid rain.
- When sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides are present together in the atmosphere, they combine to form the compounds that are the source of acid rain.Advertisement
- Noxious gases, as they're released into the air, cause chemical changes in the atmosphere which result in the formation of smog and acid rain.
- Air pollution is responsible for many health issues such as asthma as well as environmental issues such as acid rain and temperature fluctuations.
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