Human Health and Environment
...acid rain. “In the atmosphere NOx is directly and indirectly responsible... 1 As a member of the Risk-Benefit Analysis board, I will disapprove the use of asbestos, DDT and Chlorination of water. Although these help industries in our society, the harm they cause is still far more serious and long-lasting than any of their advantages.
Asbestos used to be an important industrial material. It could be found in paint and duct work because it is fire-resistant and flexible. It can be found in soil or rocks and used for a wide range of manufacturing goods. (Definition of Asbestos, 2001) “In fact, asbestos has more than 3000 known uses, including brake linings, fireproof fabrics, and heat insulators.” (Monroe,...