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Lead Pollution in Birmingham (Pollution paper)

Dept.of Environment

Lead Pollution in Birmingham (Pollution paper)

by Dept.of Environment

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Published by Stationery Office Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7324220M
ISBN 100117513253
ISBN 109780117513259

Pollution of waterways becomes such a serious problem in England that JC Morrell of the Manchester Statistical Society wrote on pollution of waterways and how he perceives it. Morrell stated that there was a Government Bill in parliament as of on water pollution, which was the Rivers Pollution Act. All zones met the EU limit values for sulphur dioxide, carbon monoxide, lead and benzene. A summary of the air quality assessment for with a comparison of the submissions carried out in the previous years (since when the Air Quality Directive came into force) can be found in section of this report. Copies of those previous annual.

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The availability and pollution of environmental resources is one of the main problems to which modern society faces. Water, the planet's most precious resource, is no stranger to this situation. Lesley Batty has a particular interest in the ecology of industrial pollution and has spent a lot of time working in and around old metal and coal mines. She is also highly active outside Birmingham and has published several textbooks, acts as associate editor for the Journal of Geochemical Exploration and is a key member of the British.


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