Impact Of Stubble Burning On The Ambient Air Quality
This paper presents impact of stubble burning on the quality of ambient air. Concentration of various pollutants such as Particulate Matter, Sulphur Dioxide, Nitrogen Dioxide, Ozone, Carbon Monoxide were monitored during stubble burning and its values were compared with the non stubble burning period. Also the impact of various pollutants on the environment and health were studied and the Indian Government policies which are being implemented along with few recommendations which can be practised to prevent stubble burning are discussed in the paper.
Index Terms- Pollutants, Stubble burning, Ambient air quality