Natural Minerogenic Dust and Human Health

@inproceedings{Derbyshire2007NaturalMD,
  title={Natural Minerogenic Dust and Human Health},
  author={Edward Derbyshire},
  booktitle={Ambio},
  year={2007}
}
Atmospheric aerosols include gases and liquids, as well as solid particles. They include material derived from both oceans and landmass, as well as particles that form within the atmosphere, such as sulfates. Solid particles entrained in the atmosphere by detachment from poorly vegetated surfaces (the process of deflation) include, for example, rock and mineral dust, fine mineral aggregates, fibrous minerals, fibrous organic materials, and sea salt. The burning of vegetation (biomass) yields… Expand
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