Acid Rain Descriptive Essay by Write Fine

Acid Rain
Looks at the environmental dangers of acid rain from a chemical viewpoint.
# 112167 | 1,985 words | 6 sources | APA | 2009 | US


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Description:

This paper explains that acid rain as an environmental concern is not mentioned as much any more though its danger remains. The paper points out that acid rain is a global problem because wind directions are global. The paper also describes the many adverse effects of acid rain such as its impact on fish larvae. The paper then discusses the parts of the 1990 Clean Air Act, which are devoted to the prevention of acid rain. The paper includes many formulas detailing the creation and effects of acid rain.

Table of Contents:
Introduction
Acid Rain
Chemistry of Acid Rain
Adverse Effects of Acid Rain
Efforts to Curb the Effects of Acid Rain

Sample of Sources Used:

  • AcidRain. Acid Raid. 2008. Environmental Protection Agency. Available: http://www.epa.gov/acidrain/. April 28 2008.
  • CFC. Cfc Destruction Abstracts. 2008. Environmental Protection Agency. Available: http://www.epa.gov/appcdwww/aptb/abstracts/cfc.htm. April 29 2008.
  • CleanAir. Response of Surface Water Chemistry to the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990. 1990. Environmetal Protection Agency. Available: http://www.epa.gov/ord/htm/CAAA-2002-report-2col-rev-4.pdf. April 29 2008.
  • Heidorn, Keith. Dust in the Wind. 2002. Weather Almanac. Available: http://www.islandnet.com/~see/weather/almanac/arc2002/alm02jun.htm. April 25 2008.
  • Lambert, Joseph B. Traces of the Past : Unraveling the Secrets of Archaeology through Chemistry. Reading, Mass.: Addison-Wesley, 1997.

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