Air Pollution in Donora
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Air Pollution in Donora An Analysis of the Extreme Effects of Smog by U S Public Health Service

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Published by Elsevier Science Publishing Company .
Written in English


  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books

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ContributionsGladwin Hill (Designer)
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL9976070M
ISBN 100080223109
ISBN 109780080223100

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  That report, published in by the U.S. Public Health Service after months of investigation in Donora, was one of history’s first close examinations of air pollution as .   The federal agency sent 25 investigators to Donora and Webster, where they took health surveys from residents, inspected crops and livestock, measured different sources of air pollution.   The specifics of the Donora incident are similar to a few roughly contemporaneous disasters—Liege, Belgium had a similar fatal air inversion in the . @article{osti_, title = {Air pollution in Donora, Pennsylvania: epidemiology of the unusual smog episode of October }, author = {Schrenk, H.H. and Heimann, H. and Clayton, G.D. and Gafafer, W.M. and Wexler, H.}, abstractNote = {The Donora smog episode in which persons (%) were reportedly affected was examined.. Irritation of respiratory tract was the common affliction with.

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