He was 83 years old. He served as president of the Air Pollution Control Association, chairman of the Electric Power Research Institute Advisory Council and an adviser to the United States Environmental Protection Agency. In the development of the book, Dr. This state-of-the-art compilation will facilitate the work of air pollution control agency personnel, air pollution research scientists, and air pollution consultants. Fundamentals of Air Pollution, Third Edition covers the spectrum of topics pertinent to the study of air pollution: elements, sources, effects, measurement, monitoring, meteorology, and regulatory and engineering control.
Work in the New York Area He drafted New York City's 1949 air pollution control law, served 13 years as the chief industrial hygienist in the New York State Labor Department, worked for 13 years with the Federal Government and taught for a decade at the University of North Carolina. The volume covers the nature of air pollution; mechanism of the dispersal of air pollution by meteorological factors and from stacks; and its effect upon plants, animals, humans, materials, and visibility. With extensive references, suggested reading lists, questions, and new figures and tables, this text will serve as an invaluable resource for students and practitioners alike. Air Pollution Control Legislation I. A grand challenge only alluded to in Chapter 33 is the control of air pollution in developing countries. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.
Source Control by Electrostatic Precipitation Nomenclature 1. The spine may show signs of wear. New chapters concern themselves chiefly with aspects of air quality management such as data handling, emission inventory, mathematical modelin The Third Edition of this standard reference work has grown to keep pace with our expanding knowledge of this vital subject, and will now consist of five volumes. Some of the tables are also a valuable resource for professionals in the field. Engineers, physicians, meteorologists, lawyers, economists, sociologists, agronomists, toxicologis.
There is even less knowledge among this group about air pollution in historical times. Atmospheric Pollutants from Diesel-Powered Equipment V. In the late 1940's he led a campaign for the Citizens Union that prompted the New York City Council to create a Smoke Control Board. Stern died of a heart attack, his family said. Air Pollution Control Program Elements V. It also presents updated information on acidic development, long-distance transport, atmospheric chemistry, and mathematical modeling.
Engineers, physicians, meteorologists, lawyers, economists, sociologists, agronomists, toxicologists, and public administrators will find the book a valuable reference material. April 20, 1992, Page 00013 The New York Times Archives Arthur C. Process and System Control I. April 19, 1992, Page 001030 The New York Times Archives Arthur C. Community Planning and Air Resource Management References 53.
The spine may show signs of wear. Newsletters References Appendix List of Potential Air Pollution Producing Industrial Operations Author Index Subject Index. Persson, Air Pollution Control Programs--Worldwide. Air Pollution, Second Edition, Volume I: Air Pollution and Its Effects discusses the cause, effect, transport, measurement, and control of air pollution. In a world where the trend has been to address well-worn issues Dr.
Stern conducted research on air pollution and helped to shape government regulations, and as an educator he later trained others. He was honored by the Air and Waste Management Association, American Academy of Environmental Engineers and International Union of Air Pollution Prevention Associations. Source Control by Gas-Solid Adsorption and Related Processes I. In the late 1940's he led a campaign for the Citizens Union that prompted the New York City Council to create a Smoke Control Board. His first wife, the former Dorothy H. General Survey of National Legislation V.
In those early years he helped Hudson County, N. In the 1930's and 40's, when pollution was often viewed as merely a local annoyance of life in industrial centers, he warned that it posed dangerous consequences to the world's environment. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Source Control by Centrifugal Force and Gravity I. Utilizing Untapped Air Resources References V. Source Control by Filtration Nomenclature I. For example, Chapter 2: Physics of the Atmosphere.
Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. It will also be useful to law firms involved in air pollution litigation and to air pollution equipment and instrument manufacturers. Donald Fox, a colleague at the university, said Mr. China has had episodes in recent years that match or surpass the ones previously documented in the Western world. Please send reports of such problems to April 20, 1992, Page 00013 The New York Times Archives Arthur C.