University of Nebraska Medical Center

Tag: air pollution

Outdoor Air Pollution: Sources & Controls

The World health organization defines air pollution as the contamination of the indoor or outdoor environment by any chemical, physical, or biological agent that modifies the natural characteristics of the atmosphere. Although both indoor and outdoor air pollution are both important factors in public health this module will focus primarily on the sources and controls […]

Nov 4, 2020

History of Air Pollution

This module will discuss written records of observing air pollution and current laws. Upon successful completion of this learning module, the learner will be able to: Explain the regulations of air pollution throughout the world’s history. Identify key air pollution centered events. Describe the efforts to reduce air pollution in cities.

Nov 4, 2020