acid rain- severe rain caused by air pollution.
air pollution- a combination of air and smoke and harmful gasses. It can be very dangerous and hazardous to the health of humans and animals
air pollution mask- a mask that can be used to protect smog.
alternative energy source- an energy source that is better and that pollutes less.
appliances- an instrument used for a purpose.
Asthma- an allergic disorder where you have an asthma attack and you cannot breathe.
Atmosphere- a gasless protection shield that is damaged by global warming.
carbon monoxide-an odorless gas that is released when carbon is burned.
chemical- a substance produced by the chemical process.
chest infections- an infection in your chest.
Co2- carbon dioxide; a chemical that contributes to climate change
Coal- a mineral that can be burned
Efficient- performing or functioning in the best possible manner.
electric cars- cars that run purely on electricity.
Eutrophication- relating to the condition of eutrophy.
fossil fuel-an organic material; some examples of fossil fuels are coal, oil, etc.
Gasoline- a liquid that is put into gasoline cars.
gasoline cars- cars that run on gasoline.
geothermal- energy created from the heat under the ground.
global climate change- when the climate around the world is changing due to air pollution.
greenhouse gasses- any of the gases that are responsible for the greenhouse effect; such as carbon dioxide and methane.
Haze- many particles in the air.
heart disease- a disease in you heart.
Hybrid- a combination of something
hybrid cars- cars that run on part electric, part gasoline.
hydrocarbons- a class of compounds containing hydro and carbons.
Iceland- a country/island in northern Europe.
lung cancer- cancer that is in your lungs.
methane- an odorless gas that contributes to greenhouse gases and the greenhouse effect.
Norway- a country in northwestern Europe; part of Scandinavia.
Oil- a liquid fossil fuel.
ozone depletion- when the ozone layer starts to melt.
ozone layer- the upper part of the atmosphere
petroleum- a mixture created out of carbohydrates.
respiratory disease- a disease that blocks your breathing.
Solar- energy that is harnessed from the sun; usually from panels.
Strokes- a medical issue when your vessel in your brain is blocked.
sulfur dioxide- a non flammable gas that is released when sulfur is burned.
vehicle exhaust- a gas that is released out of a gasoline car’s tailpipe.
VOC- organic chemicals; an acronym for volatile organic compound.
Smog- a combination of smoke and fog
Waste- something that is not being used.
wind turbines- machines that harness wind energy.
wood stoves- an oven that you put wood in and it cooks.