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Unit 11: Atmospheric Pollution // Section 13: Further Reading

Further Reading

C.T. Driscoll et al., Acid Rain Revisited: Advances in Scientific Understanding Since the Passage of the 1970 and 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments, Hubbard Brook Research Foundation, Science Links Publication, vol. 1. no. 1 (2001),

Daniel Jacob, Introduction to Atmospheric Chemistry (Princeton University Press, 1999). An overview of the field that shows how to use basic principles of physics and chemistry to describe a complex system such as the atmosphere.

Peter H. McMurry, Marjorie F. Shepherd, and James S. Vickery, eds., Particulate Matter Science for Policy Makers: A NARSTO Assessment (Cambridge University Press, 2004). Scientific information about particulate emissions and their impacts, produced by a North American consortium for atmospheric research in support of air quality management.

National Research Council, Air Quality Management in the United States (Washington, DC: National Academies Press, 2004). A Congressionally mandated study of how well major U.S. air quality laws have worked from a scientific and technical perspective, and ways in which they could be strengthened.


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