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Monitoring of Air Pollutants by Plants

Methods & Problems (Tasks for Vegetation Science)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany & plant sciences,
  • Science,
  • Measurement,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Plant Ecology,
  • Pollution,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Plants,
  • Environmental Engineering & Technology,
  • Life Sciences - Botany,
  • Science / Botany,
  • Congresses,
  • Air,
  • Effect of air pollution on,
  • Plant indicators

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsL. Steubing (Editor), H.J. Jäger (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9108457M
    ISBN 10906193947X
    ISBN 109789061939474

    CONTINUOUS MONITORING. Continuous monitoring is a technique for sampling and measuring the real-time concentration of pollutants. Indoor air quality is subject to both temporal and spatial variations, and data on these variations would be needed to determine the concentrations to which occupants are exposed or to model indoor air pollution. Knabe, W. Monitoring of pollutants by wild life plants and plant exposure: Suitable bioindicators of different immisions types. Pp. in Monitoring of Air Pollutants by Plants Methods and Problems, (ed) L. Steubing and H-J lager. Dr. W. Junk Publishers, The Hague. Manning, W.J., and W.A. Feder. Biomonitoring Air Pollutants with.

      Since plants accumulate lead, as well as other trace elements, from the atmosphere, the indirect air pollution monitoring, using plants has gained importance in the last decades. Mosses, lichens, but also higher plants have been used for biomonitoring of various pollutants, including by: 1. A pollutant is a substance or energy introduced into the environment that has undesired effects, or adversely affects the usefulness of a resource. A pollutant may cause long- or short-term damage by changing the growth rate of plant or animal species, or by interfering with human amenities, comfort, health, or property values.

      Monitoring of air pollution • Monitoring is done to keep a track on quality of air with a view to collect information & improve it. • The best indicators are – SO2, smoke & suspended particles. • These are monitored on a daily basis and the results are collected by a central agency 1) SO2- Major contaminant in urban & industrial areas. out ambient air quality monitoring are also discussed. These requirements serve as basis on which objectives of ambient air quality monitoring are determined. The ambient air quality monitoring network involves measurement of a number of air pollutants at number of locations in the country so as to meet objectives of the Size: KB.


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