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Emission standard

this regulatory value is a quantitative limit on the emission or discharge of a potentially toxic substance from a source. The simplest form for regulatory purposes is a uniform emission standard (UES) where the same limit is placed on all emissions of a particular contaminant.


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Re: factors of temperature

... you might have stimulated more conversation: What other factors can contribute to the rising in temperatures besides anthropogenic carbon emissions? This is not a topic I am inclined to discuss today, so good luck with the conversational gambit.

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by jonmoulton
Tue Nov 27, 2012 4:07 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: factors of temperature
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Views: 1181

Re:

... cage. They must be grounded, of course. Also, reciting James Joyce's "Finnegan's Wake" from memory will scramble their electro-photonic emissions.

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by Rap
Mon Nov 12, 2012 4:23 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Civilized man is killed by a gun in the age of dinosaurs
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Views: 4193

Re: I hate to do this.

... carbon is released into the atmosphere in several ways. Which of the following options is NOT a way that carbon is released into the atmosphere? emissions from cars and trucks This is false. All fossil fuels used add to the carbon cycle. Things that add to the carbon cycle and carbon released ...

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by Larsa
Tue Nov 15, 2011 11:07 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I hate to do this.
Replies: 3
Views: 22410

I hate to do this.

... carbon is released into the atmosphere in several ways. Which of the following options is NOT a way that carbon is released into the atmosphere? emissions from cars and trucks An ecologist is interested in monitoring the amount of organic material that is generated at each trophic level within ...

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by biologyconfusesme
Mon Nov 14, 2011 7:39 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I hate to do this.
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Views: 22410

Re: acid rain and carbon cycle?

... any CO2 :) Anyway, CO2 is not the main acidifying factor. At least, if we speak about industrial pollution http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acid_rain#Emissions_of_chemicals_leading_to_acidification The most important gas which leads to acidification is sulfur dioxide. Emissions of nitrogen oxides ...

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by JackBean
Tue Nov 08, 2011 4:04 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: acid rain and carbon cycle?
Replies: 10
Views: 7488
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