By American Chemical Society
Following within the culture of the 1st 5 versions, the aim of this industry major textbook, Chemistry in Context, 6th variation, is to set up chemical ideas on a need-to-know foundation inside a contextual framework of vital social, political, monetary and moral matters. The non conventional technique of Chemistry in Context mirror today's technological concerns and the chemistry ideas imbedded inside them. international warming, trade fuels, foodstuff, and genetic engineering are examples of matters which are lined in CIC.
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Millions of tons of carbon monoxide are spread throughout the atmosphere. Yet in and of itself, this prodigious amount is not indicative of the risk. In some places the concentration of CO is so low that no health concerns arise. In others, such as near a gas appliance with faulty ventilation, the concentration can be dangerously high. To assess the risk, then, we need to consider both the exposure and the toxicity of the substance. Consider, for example, an air sample containing 5000 µg CO per cubic meter of air.
5 to see that two standards are reported for carbon monoxide, one for a 1-hour exposure and another for an 8-hour exposure. The value for the 1-hour exposure, 4 ϫ 104 µg CO/m3 (or 35 ppm) is higher because a higher concentration can be tolerated for a short period of time. Notice that the value 4 ϫ 104 µg CO/m3 is expressed in scientific notation, that is, a system for writing numbers as the product of a number and 10 raised to the appropriate power. Scientific notation avoids writing strings of zeros either before or after the decimal point.
It is impossible to remove all pollutants from the air, because most have natural sources. Nonetheless, with few exceptions, air quality in the United States has shown a general trend of improvement over the past three decades. The improvements have occurred through a combination of governmental actions, chemical ingenuity, and allowing the atmosphere to regenerate naturally. In 1970, the Clean Air Act was passed. This federal mandate established national air quality standards to reduce air pollution.