Q. 154.8( 5 Votes )
Mention the sources responsible for air pollution, water pollution, noise pollution, and thermal pollution.
Air pollution – chemical and paper factories, brick kilns, refineries and smelting plants, and burning of fossil fuels in big and small factories
Water pollution - paper, pulp, chemical, textile and dyeing, petroleum refineries, tanneries and electroplating industries.
Noise pollution - Industrial and construction activities, machinery, factory equipment, generators, saws, and pneumatic and electric drills.
Thermal pollution - Wastes from nuclear power plants, nuclear and weapon production facilities, dumping of wastes especially glass, harmful chemicals, industrial effluents, packaging, salts, and garbage.
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