Origin of pollution
OTHER WORDS FROM pollutionself-pol·lu·tion, noun
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Reductions in air pollution therefore trigger potential for growth in economic activity through decreased absenteeism and increased worker productivity.Can emissions cuts and economic growth coexist? Europe is certain they can|David Meyer|September 17, 2020|Fortune
Research has long supported an association between asthma and exposure to air pollution.New Research Shows Disproportionate Rate of Coronavirus Deaths in Polluted Areas|by Lylla Younes, ProPublica, and Sara Sneath|September 11, 2020|ProPublica
That ability may imply that the moth can find food and pollinate plants, including crucial crops, despite some air pollution, researchers report September 2 in the Journal of Chemical Ecology.This moth may outsmart smog by learning to like pollution-altered aromas|Carmen Drahl|September 11, 2020|Science News
It’s a good thing, because ridesharing actually causes more pollution than driving one’s own car.Uber Wants to Go All-Electric by 2030. It Won’t Be Easy|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|September 10, 2020|Singularity Hub
Cars still add a lot of pollution, and are a dominant source of ozone.
That is a lot of air pollution, noise, and yet more kicking up of dust.
No one really argues with the massive amount of pollution and toxins.
In certain storylines, illegal industrial pollution is just as much a villain as the vengeful monsters it creates.A Political History of the ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’|Asawin Suebsaeng|August 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Burning charcoal generates hydrocarbons, particulate air pollution, wildfires, and carbon footprints.P.J. O'Rourke: 27 Sensitive, Caring, Green, and Politically Committed Reasons to Ban July 4th|P. J. O’Rourke|July 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For many of us, plastic pollution means the debris we can see.
The whole valley is considered sacred, and hence strongly guarded against the pollution of any heretical evangelical influences.Silver Chimes in Syria|W. S. Nelson
To her the plague was better than self-slaughter, as self-slaughter was better than pollution.The Proud Prince|Justin Huntly McCarthy
Fundulus kansae has been found in the lower part of the Walnut River Basin, especially where petroleum pollution was evident.
Pollution by petroleum wastes from refineries has also affected the streams studied.
The pollution (miasma) of sin is precipitated by his blood, the power of sin is conquered by his Spirit.Aids to Reflection|Samuel Taylor Coleridge