Contamination of air by harmful substances is called Air Pollution.


What are harmful substances which cause air pollution?

Harmful substances causing air pollution are 

  • Harmful gases like Sulphur Dioxide, Nitrogen Dioxide, Carbon Monoxide
  • And Suspended Particulate Matter like Dust, Smoke, Ash

These substances are called Air Pollutants

  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 18 Class 8 - Pollution of Air and Water

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CA Maninder Singh
CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 11 years and a teacher from the past 11 years. He teaches Science, Accounts and English at Teachoo