Health Effects of Particulate Matter

Environmental Protection Agency

This EPA site gives a brief overview of how different sized particulate matter affects human health. It also discusses the environmental impacts of particulate matter, including haze and acid rain. The site also provides links to more in-depth resources about particle pollution and air quality criteria for particulate matter.

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Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Meteorology:Air quality:Dust and Particulates, Environmental Science:Air Quality:Dust and Particulates, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Meteorology:Air quality
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Health Topics: Other, Airborne Transport Processes
Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Weather, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Atmospheric Science, Environmental Science