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How to choose healthier urban biking routes: CO as a proxy of traffic pollution
(Elsevier Ltd, 2020-06)
According to the World Health Organization (WHO) air pollution in urban areas, mainly associated with inhalation of gaseous pollutants and particulate matter emitted from motor vehicles, is responsible for one million ...
Assessing threats, regulations, and strategies to abate plastic pollution in LAC beaches during COVID-19 pandemic
Plastic use and production have dramatically increased globally over the past 65 years with the improvement of life quality by the daily use of plastic products. Still, around 50% of the plastic produced is disposable ...
Air Pollutants in an Intermediate City: Variability and Interactions with Weather and Anthropogenic Elements in Bahía Blanca, Argentina
We analyzed the temporal variability of air pollutants in Bahía Blanca and their relationship with anthropogenic elements and weather conditions in the urban atmosphere for the period 2010–2017. We used public access ...
GIS-based pollution hazard mapping and assessment framework of shallow lakes: Southeastern Pampean lakes (Argentina) as a case study
The assessment of water vulnerability and pollution hazard traditionally places particular emphasis on the study on groundwaters more than on surface waters. Consequently, a GIS-based Lake Pollution Hazard Index (LPHI) was ...
Gentle remediation options for soil with mixed chromium (VI) and lindane pollution: biostimulation, bioaugmentation, phytoremediation and vermiremediation
(Elsevier Ltd, 2020-08)
Gentle Remediation Options (GROs), such as biostimulation, bioaugmentation, phytoremediation and vermiremediation, are cost-effective and environmentally-friendly solutions for soils simultaneously polluted with organic ...
Administering pollution control: the role of the environmental officerGestión de control de la contaminación: el papel de auditor ambientalAdministrando o controle da poluição: o papel do auditor ambiental
(Escola Brasileira de Administração Pública e de Empresas da Fundação Getulio Vargas, 1992)
Externalities of business entities from plastic pollution at Perhentian island, Malaysia
(Universidad del Zulia, 2020)
The extent of the environmental tax contribution to achieving sustainable development
(Universidad del Zulia, 2019)
Nitrate pollution in dairy farms and its impact on groundwater quality in a sector of the Pampas plain, Argentina
The aim of this work is to evaluate the nitrate content and its impact on groundwater quality used for supply in dairy farms in a sector of the Pampas Plain in relation to specific point sources of pollution. Samples were ...