Workshop on the Status of Air Pollution, including Pollutants Generated by Waste Incineration on the Outskirts of Tehran

Date of Workshop: 
Saturday, 8 December 2018

The workshop was held with the scientific support of UNESCO Chair on Environmental Education on 8 December 2018, on the sidelines of the first International Exhibition on Waste Management, Recycling, and the Related Machinery and Equipment, held at Shahre-Aftab International Exhibition Center in Tehran. Head of the dust group of Department of Environment presented the workshop. The following topics were discussed at the workshop:

  • Types of air pollution
  • Distribution and transmission of air pollution
  • Effects of air pollution
  • Different types of contaminants generated by natural and artificial activities of human beings
  • PSI unit
  • Diseases caused by burning of waste
  • The effects of air pollution on plants