|Suggested Student Investigations
Here are some investigations you might want to do, to further
your understanding of air pollution.
- Look up all the different regulations governing air in your area.
- Investigate businesses in your area to see if they are in compliance
- Find out what can be done to make local businesses stop polluting your air
- Talk to business owners about how much it costs them to stop pollution
- Find out how much the cost of what you buy in the market is affected by anti-pollution measures
- Talk to environmental activists about what they due to minimize air pollution
- Go to a hospital which treats patients with lung problems and ask the staff what effect air pollution has had on the lungs of their patients
- Talk to some one who smokes cicarettes about the pollution they are creating for themselves and others
- Find out what is happening to the manufacturers of cigarettes in relation to their production of pollution
- Have a class discussion on who has to pay for anti-pollution measures