Sulfur Dioxide Emissions from Power Plants: Their Effect on Air Quality

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Science  29 Jan 1971:
Vol. 171, Issue 3969, pp. 381-383
DOI: 10.1126/science.171.3969.381


A modeling study of atmospheric diffusion indicates that emission from power plants contributed only a modest percentage of the yearly average concentration of sulfur dioxide at ground level in the most polluted areas of Cook County, Illinois, during 1968.

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