This volume addresses the major issues of the causes, effects and control of pollution of the highway environment. Included are the following chapters: (1) The Influence of Highway-Related Pollutants on Environmental Quality, D.J. Ball, R.S. Hamilton and R.M. Harrison; (2) Highway Pollutant Monitoring, R.S. Hamilton, R.M. Harrison, I.S. McCrae and N.I. Ward; (3) Atmospheric Dispersion and Deposition Modelling, B.E.A. Fisher; (4) Highway Runoff Transport Modelling, M.J. Hall and R.S. Hamilton; (5) Highway Runoff Quality, Environmental Impacts and Control, T. Hvitved-Jacobson and Y.A. Yousef; (6) Quantitative Determination of Highway Emissions in the Air Using Receptor Models, P.K. Hopke; (7) Human Health Effects of Highway-Related Pollutants, D.R. Lynam and G.D. Pfeifer; (8) Effects of Highway Pollutants upon Terrestrial Ecosystems, P.F. Scanlon; (9) Noise Pollution, K. Attenborough; (10) The Development of Emission Control Technology for Motor Vehicles, G.J.K. Acres; (11) Highway Runoff Quality Management by Real Time Control, W. Schilling; and (12) Legislation Relating to Highway Pollution, D. Hughes. An appendix lists various environmental quality standards. A subject index is provided.

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  • Publication Date: 1991


  • English

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  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 522 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00624784
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0444881883
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 10 1993 12:00AM