Accession Number:

ADA324514

Title:

Inventory of Acid Deposition Research Projects Funded by the Private Sector.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jan-Oct 82,

Corporate Author:

GENERAL RESEARCH CORP MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

321.0

Abstract:

One hundred twenty-four privately funded acid rain research projects, each with funding over 5000, were documented. Individuals from over 13 industryspecial interest groups were contacted including gas, electric, petroleum, paper, coal, automobile, etc.. Information was solicited on research in the following areas emissions, transport, chemistry, removaldeposition, collectionanalysis, environmental effects, mitigation, legal, and economics. For each inventoried project, the following information was obtained project title, funding organization, project officer, research organization and principal investigator, period of performance, funding, research objectives, project description, and expected output. Each of the inventoried studies was categorized by major research objectives into one of the following four research categories 1 atmospheric processes 2 environmental effects 3 emissions and monitoring and 4 other projects. A detailed cross-reference subject index is provided as an appendix.

Subject Categories:

  • Air Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE