ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION OF BANGLADESH – IT’S EFFECT AND CONTROL
G. M. Jahangir Alam
Bangladesh Air Force, Dhaka Cantonment, Dhaka.
About Pollution Control
Necessity to control pollution Pollution Audit
Pollution control is necessary due to two reasons:
Polluted air and water are harmful to life. Air pollution creates problems for healthy living beings, plants and also material. Water pollution also...
FUNCTIONS: CENTRAL AND STATE BOARDS
Both the Central and State Pollution Boards have been established for prevention and control of air pollution.
Central Board to exercise the powers and perform the functions of a State Board in the Union territories.
No State Board shall be constituted for...
Definition of Pollution
Pollution is an undesirable change in the physical, chemical or biological characteristics of air, water and soil that harmfully affects the living organisms. It can also be told as contamination of any part of the environment by human activities.
What is Air Pollution?
Air is the ocean we breathe. Air supplies us with oxygen which is essential for our bodies to live. Air is 99.9% nitrogen, oxygen, water vapor and inert gases. Human activities can release substances into the air, some of which can cause problems for humans, plants, and animals...
HOW TO PREVENT AIR POLLUTİON
Let us take a nice look to talk about what the aır pollutiıon really is. İ mean the reality is that the issue of air pollution control needs is something that we all are well aware of. But are we facing the exact way that we have to prevent it? Really, its a major problem...
Recently, people were all talking about the topics against “air pollution”. But, what is “air pollution”? Let’s talk about it .Actually ,it is the introduction into the atmosphere of chemicals, particulates, or biological materials that cause discomfort, disease, or death to humans, damage other living...
taken at the United Nations Conference on the Human
Environment held at Stockholm in June, 1972, in which India participated, to take
appropriate steps for the protection and improvement of human environment;
And Whereas it is considered necessary further to implement the decisions
aforesaid in so...
regulate air pollution, regulate water pollution, and regulate waste disposal on land. The earliest form of legislation was passed in 1955, the Air Pollution Control Act. In 1967 Congress passed the Air Quality Act. This Act was amended in 1970 because states did not take the necessary steps to regulate...
The amount of air pollution in Pakistan's major cities like Lahore and Karachi is 20 times higher than the World Health Organization standards. There are layers of smog, dust and smoke that exist over Karachi. There is also a prominent smell of gasoline that infiltrates air. Islamabad which is the capital...
EVEREST UNIVERSITY ONLINE
Air pollution has a lot of different effects on plants, animals and also humans. The different air pollutions types come from a various amount of different sources in a way to clean up air pollution and it is not easy...
atmospheric issue, and radon, an indoor air pollutant are both issues that have a damaging effect on the environment and cause health problems for people in general. The population is becoming increasingly concerned about these issues and have begun to take steps to improve the quality of the atmosphere...
Air pollution in U.S.A vs Air pollution in China
Has it ever happen to you to wonder all week for that special weekend when you will leave the city behind and head for the country? Which is the reason? It’s easy. You can finally breathe some quality air. So the aim of this...
Environment Pollution in Dhaka City
Dhaka is the capital and largest city of Bangladesh. With its colorful history and rich cultural traditions, Dhaka is known the world over as the city of served as the Mega capital of Bengal from 1608 to 1704. Before coming under British rule in 1765...
contributing to pollution. With the public health, the climate, and the future of Minnesota’s ecology at stake, what pollutants must we battle to succeed in Minnesota? Well, with air pollutants like exhaust from diesel engines, smoke stacks, and standard carbon engine emissions, and water pollution like methyl...
Control Air Pollution Act Around the World
ENG 122: English Composition II
February 18, 2013
In my research paper, I will be talking about air pollution around the world and what needs to be done about it. People...
Types of pollution and effects |
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Pollution and effects that it has on us and our planet, and the steps being taken to reduce pollution and make the world a better place for future generations to appreciate and enjoy. |
This report will discuss four...
! Today many people state that the authorities have to lighten air trafﬁc by introducing new charges, because airports generate a lot of noise and damage environment. The reason is huge demand for cheap ﬂights, so there are too many people to use airline services. In my opinion, this idea is completely...
Population Explosion in India, and Steps to Control Population
There are many factors contributing in the population explosion in India, and the increased population has led to many others consequences. Anyhow, steps are taken by the government of India to control this predicament.
First and foremost...
POLLUTION IN CHINA
Pollution in China
January 18, 2008
China, with its rapid industrialisation seems to have paid its price by witnessing steeply rising levels of pollution. With millions of largely unregulated industries, the vast rivers, streams and lakes have become...
Defining “air pollution” is not simple. One could claim that air pollution started
when humans began burning fuels. In other words, all man-made (anthropogenic)
emissions into the air can be called air pollution, because they alter the chemical
composition of the natural atmosphere...
Air Quality: Past, Present and Future
The topic of air quality can be a hot button issue in our nation today in personal, corporate and political situations. These three facets of society cannot seem to agree on the need and measures...
coastline as a result of such accidents. EFFECTS OF POLLUTION Pollution produces physical and biological effects that vary from mildly irritating to lethal. The more serious of the two are the biological effects. Physical Effects The physical effects of pollution are those that we can see, but they include effects...
organisms comprising both fungi and algae. They respond to environmental changes in forests, including changes in forest structure-(conservation biology), air quality, and climate. The disappearance of lichens in a forest may indicate environmental stresses, such as high levels of sulfur dioxide, sulfur-based...
AIR ACT 1981
With the increasing industrialization and the tendency of the majority of industries to congregate in
area which are already heavily industrialized, the problem of air pollution has begun to be felt in the
country. The problem is more acute in those heavily industrialised areas which...
Atmospheric Pollution Carbon monoxide and smoke from wild fires Dust from natural sources, for example sandstorms in large deserted areas with little or no vegetation. Sulfur, ash particulates and chlorine emitted into the atmosphere from volcanic activity Methane,...
Abstract— The air pollution is viewed as the most serious problem in many cities in India and accordingly Hon’ble Supreme Court of India has selected the cities depending upon the pollution load due to various activities. Air pollution has become a serious global environmental...
Cutting down on air pollution is an important step in going green. While transportation is the most obvious generator of air pollution, other aspects of your lifestyle also affect the amount of emissions you create -- everything from the products you buy, your behaviors at home and the way you handle...
What Are The Causes And Effects Of Water Pollution?
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What are the causes and effects of water pollution?
Over two thirds of Earth's surface is covered by water; less than a third is taken up by land. As Earth's population continues...
As all of us know that, air is the inevitable substance for life. Air pollution is a growing problem in the modern society.There is several organizations, which offers remedial measures throughout the world. Generally, air pollution is a major consequence of modern society for example; at the end of...