Reducing Air Pollution and Its Effects

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Vehicles crowding roadways , power plants pumping smoke and chemicals from consumer products have many people thinking about air pollution and how it affects the planet . Air pollution is a complicated problem with many causes and effects and few solutions . Reducing air pollution and its effects will require the cooperation of people everywhere .

Chairman : Good morning to everybody . We meet again in a forum event entitled ‘ Air Pollution ’ . As we begin the discussion on this beautiful morning , I invite Vivian to explain the definition of this title . Vivian : Thank you , Ms. Chairman . Air pollution occurs when the air contains gases , dust , fumes or odour in harmful amounts . That is amounts which could be harmful to the health or comfort of humans and animals or which could cause damage to plants and materials . Chairman : Oh , good view of you , Vivian . Now I’m even invite Thong Yee to ask her opinion on the causes of the air pollution . Please , Thong Yee . Thong Yee : Ms. Chairman , as we know , air pollution is both natural and human- based . The main forms of outdoor air pollution include particulate matter , sometimes called black carbon pollution , and noxious gases . Burning fossil fuels to power vehicles , homes and industrial plants releases tiny particles of matter into the air . Chairman : Now I would like to ask any member of the panel to describe briefly the effect of Air Pollution .

Vin Joe : Ms. Chairman , I would like to try to answer this question . Air pollution spreads easily as it travels into the atmosphere . People get exposed to air pollution not just outdoors . Even in the...
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