• Effects of pollution on historical monuments
    For many historians the effect of pollution on historical sites is a daily battle. Acid rain and smog eat into marble causing small holes in the stone. The Acropolis in Greece is one of main sites that is having this problem. All over the world buildings and historical sites are having problems with
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  • Effect of pollution on historical monuments
    World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology 56 2011 A Study of the Damages to Historical Monuments due to Climatic Factors and Air Pollution and Offering Solutions Shoureshe Kanani, Hassan Zandi Abstract—Historical monuments as architectural heritage are, economically and culturally,
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  • Effects on historical monuments
    By Chris Dinesen Rogers, eHow Contributor updated: April 22, 2010 Pollution's Impact on Historical Monuments Significance Pollution negatively impacts historical monuments and buildings around the world, from the Acropolis in Greece to the America' s own Lincoln Memorial. The threat is in the risk o
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  • Effect of pollution on historical monument
    Pollution effects are not confined to the environment. The potential for damage to historical monuments has already been realized. Some damage, such as from wind or rain, is unavoidable. However, pollution contributes additional risk factors that can increase the level of destruction. The effects ma
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  • The role of local site conditions in the seismic assessment of historical monuments
    The Role of Local Site Conditions in The Seismic Assessment of Historical Monuments J. Cvetanovska, V. Sesov, I. Gjorgiev & K. Edip University Ss. Cyril and Methodius, Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology-Skopje, Macedonia SUMMARY: Presented in this paper are the inves
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  • Pollution
    Pollution is when water, air or land becomes very dirty. Pollution can come in 3 different types effecting different types of areas in the world. Air pollution affects the air, water pollution affects the water and marine life, land pollution affects the land destroying life and the environment. We
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  • Rehablitation of monuments
    ABSTRACT Today’s world is the tomorrow’s history. History plays a vital role in the learning sense of past glory to the life of present generation. Not only as a basic knowledge, it also provides us a rich cultural heritage to make a path for pleasant life of the world, the historical monumen
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  • Pollution
    Introduction Pollution is simply the damage in the environment due to the effect of pollutants. It causes instability, disorder, harm or discomfort to the physical system of the environment. Pollutants are foreign substances or energies which causes the pollution. Now I am going to talk about the
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  • Pollution
    Pollution, contamination of Earth’s environment with materials that interfere with human health, the quality of life, or the natural functioning of ecosystems (living organisms and their physical surroundings). Although some environmental pollution is a result of natural causes such as volcanic
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    ------------------------------------------------- Pollution Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into a natural environment that causes instability, disorder, harm or discomfort to the ecosystem i.e. physical systems or living organisms. Pollution can take the form of chemical subst
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  • Pollution
    Pollution Ancient cultures Air pollution has always been with us. According to a 1983 article in the journal Science, "soot found on ceilings of prehistoric caves provides ample evidence of the high levels of pollution that was associated with inadequate ventilation of open fires."[3] The forging
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  • Globalization and the pollution
    Globalization and the Pollution Globalisation is an universal phenomenon which was introduced with the aim of integrating societies,economies and cultures through a common link of trading policies,technology and communication.With the advent of globalisation though the standard of economy has im
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    Pollution Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into a natural environment that causes instability, disorder, harm or discomfort to the ecosystem i.e. physical systems or living organisms.[1]Pollution can take the form of chemical substances or energy, such as noise, heat, or light. Polluta
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  • What is water pollution
    What is water pollution Water pollution is anything that gets into water that makes it unfit for human or animal consumption. Pollutants include things such as Mercury, and many other harmful chemicals. a)What are the sources of water pollution? There are many causes for water pollution but two g
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  • Convention on the transboundary effects of industrial accidents
    Volume 2105, I-36605 [ ENGLISH TEXT — TEXTE ANGLAIS ] CONVENTION ON THE TRANSBOUNDARY EFFECTS OF INDUSTRIAL ACCIDENTS PREAMBLE The Parties to this Convention, Mindful of the special importance, in the interest of present and future generations, of protecting human beings and the environment a
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  • Forms of pollution
    Forms of pollution The Lachine Canal in Montreal Canada, is polluted. The major forms of pollution are listed below along with the particular pollutants relevant to each of them: Air pollution, the release of chemicals and particulates into the atmosphere. Common gaseous air pollutants include
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  • Historical dictionary of the fashion industry
    F ashion HISTORICAL DICTIONARY OF THE INDUSTRY FRANCESCA STERLACCI and JOANNE ARBUCKLE HISTORICAL DICTIONARIES OF PROFESSIONS AND INDUSTRIES Edited by Jon Woronoff 1. Japanese Business, by Stuart D. B. Picken, 2007. 2. Fashion Industry, by Francesca Sterlacci and Joanne Arbuckle, 2008.
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  • Advance control in air pollution
    Control of Air Pollution Abstract Air pollution has profound impact in the global ecosystem changing climatic conditions, causing ill effects on health and endangering monuments and life. Sources of air pollution include sulphur oxides and nitrogen oxides from industries, carbon
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    Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into a natural environment that causes instability, disorder, harm or discomfort to the ecosystem i.e. physical systems or living organisms.Pollution can take the form of chemical substances or energy, such as noise, heat or light. Pollutants, the compon
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  • Globalisation and pollution
    JBAS Vol.1 No.2 Sept. 2009 1 An assessment of the impact of tourism globalization in Africa Thomas P. Z. Mpofu 1 Abstract The tourism sector is one of one of the exemplars of the phenomenon of globalization. This is due to the geographical scale of the industry, increased spatial linkages
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