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Study Of Air Pollution Due To Industrial Spots Nearby The Campus Of Zagazig University (Egypt)

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/AIR010231

Volume

47

Pages

10

Published

2001

Size

1,057 kb

Author(s)

A.F. Abdel Azim, A.F. Abdel Gawad & M.M. Ibrahim

Abstract

Study of air pollution due to industrial spots nearby the campus of Zagazig University (Egypt) A.F. Abdel Azim\ A.F. Abdel Gawad^ & M.M. Ibrahim* ^Chairman, Mech. Power Eng. Dept., Zagazig Univ., Egypt ^Assist. Prof, Mech. Power Eng. Dept., Zagazig Univ. Egypt * Demonstrator, Mech. Power Eng. Dept., Zagazig Univ. Egypt Abstract Pollution is one of the important problems facing the developing countries. Air and water pollution may reach unacceptable limits. This situation affects greatly the health and overall activity of humans. Air pollution is expected to have a pronounced effect on the students' health, education, and all their daily activities. The present study concerns the concentration and distribution of pollution emissions from industrial chimneys located in the neighborhood of the main campus of Zagazig University, Egypt. The investigation is based on the Cornell Mixing Zone Expert System (CORMIX, ver. 3) software. Useful remarks, which may help in reducing the pollution eff

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