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Air Pollution

Air Pollution

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ACE is supported by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs
Atmosphere, Climate & Environment
Information Programme,aric

Manchester Metropolitan University
Chester Street, Manchester M1 5GD
Tel: 0161 247 1590
Fax: 0161 247 6332

E-Mail:ar ic @m m u.ac .uk
Internet:h t t p : //w w w .ace.mmu .ac.u k/
Fact Sheet Series f or
Key St ages 2 & 3
Sue Hare, Laura Cresswell,
Rebecca Twigg, & J oe Buchdahl
1999 (updat ed 2002)
ACE Information Programme
aric
Air Pollution & Acid Rain Fact Sheet Series: KS2/3
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1. What is Air Pollut ion?
2. What is Acid Rain?
3. Air Pollution & Transport
4. Air Pollut ion & I ndust r y
5. Ef f ect s of Air Pollut ion & Acid Rain on: Veget at ion
6. Ef f ect s of Air Pollut ion & Acid Rain on: Wildlif e

7. Ef f ect s of Air Pollut ion & Acid Rain on: Healt h
8. Ef f ect s of Air Pollut ion & Acid Rain on: Buildings
9. W hat Can You do t o Help Reduce Air Pollut ion?

10. How Can Technology Reduce Air Pollut ion?
11. What is t he Government Doing?
Glossar y
ACE Information Programme
aric
Air Pollution & Acid Rain Fact Sheet Series: KS2/3
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I nt r oduct ion

Air pollut ion is t he t erm used t o describe any harmf ul gases in t he air we breat he. Pollut ion can be emit t ed f r om nat ur al sour ces such as volcanoes, but humans ar e r esponsible f or much of t he pollut ion in ourat mospher e.

Air Pollut ion f rom Cars

The number of cars on Brit ain\u2019s roads is const ant ly increasing. Each car burns f uel, and f umes come out of t he exhaust pipe and pollut e t he at mospher e.

Elect ricit y and Air Pollut ion

We all r ely on elect r icit y t o cook f ood, wat ch t elevision and make our daily lives mor e comf or t able. Elect r icit y is made in power st at ions by t he burning of fossil fuels

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