Nguyen Dinh Tuan, Pham Thi Thach True - Institute for Environment & Resources, National Uni of HCMC   |   2002
Type: Research Report
Topic: Health
Country: Vietnam
In HoChiMinh city, industrial and transportation activities are the main air pollution sources. Results of surveying and measuring at thousands of industrial installations show that main air pollution industries as: fuel burning, refining and laminating steel, building materials, chemicals. Besides, transportation activities also emit a large amount of air pollution because of fuel consumption of hundreds of cars and about 2 millions motorcycle all types. Report introduces present air pollution condition in HoChiMinh city includes: air pollution loads of some major industries and concentration of air pollution in ambient air, workplace and roadside. Report also suggests some synthesized measures to improve that condition.