Human health effects of air pollution.

@article{Kampa2008HumanHE,
  title={Human health effects of air pollution.},
  author={Marilena Kampa and Elias Castanas},
  journal={Environmental pollution},
  year={2008},
  volume={151 2},
  pages={
          362-7
        }
}
Hazardous chemicals escape to the environment by a number of natural and/or anthropogenic activities and may cause adverse effects on human health and the environment. Increased combustion of fossil fuels in the last century is responsible for the progressive change in the atmospheric composition. Air pollutants, such as carbon monoxide (CO), sulfur dioxide (SO(2)), nitrogen oxides (NOx), volatile organic compounds (VOCs), ozone (O(3)), heavy metals, and respirable particulate matter (PM2.5 and… Expand
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