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Chemical analysis of fogwater at Delhi, North India

Kapoor, RK and Tiwari, S and Ali, K and Singh, G (1993) Chemical analysis of fogwater at Delhi, North India. Atmospheric Environment Part A, General Topics, 27 (15). pp. 2453-2455.

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Abstract

Fogwater collected at Delhi (28° 35′N, 77°12′E, 217 m a.s.l.) during winter 1989–1990 was found to be acidic compared to pure water pH of 7. This was attributed to highway widening work in progress and an increase in vehicular traffic on the nearby road, apart from construction work in a residential complex and an increase in industrial activity within 6 km to the southwest. Results are compared with the earlier studies at Delhi and those with highly acidic fog data published for some regions of California in the United States of America

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Copyright of this article belongs to Pergamon Press
Uncontrolled Keywords: article; chemical analysis; chemical composition; comparative study; construction work; fog; highway; india; industry; ph; traffic; united states; winter
Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology
Depositing User: IITM Library
Date Deposited: 13 May 2015 10:44
Last Modified: 13 May 2015 10:44
URI: http://moeseprints.incois.gov.in/id/eprint/1087

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