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Toxic chemicals in the atmosphere are even more complex than particulate matter because of their huge range of physical and chemical properties and the ways they can interact with other chemicals, the environment and human health. Because of this complexity, a comprehensive presentation of the history of air toxics management is beyond the scope of this chapter. Rather than attempt to cover the whole, a few 32 key elements of the history of air toxics management will be presented in the context of the chemicals that are managed.
8 and 16 for more details. A number of “joint initial actions” by federal and provincial governments were agreed to, including: providing more thorough and timely air quality information to governments, industry and the public by linking jurisdictional databases of ambient air quality data and facilitating access to existing public information; reducing emissions from the transportation sector and from residential wood burning; and developing national multi-pollutant emission reduction strategies for: Pulp and Paper; Lumber and Allied Wood Products; Electric Power; Iron and Steel; Base Metals Smelting; and Concrete Batch Mix and Asphalt Mix Plants.
The increasing incidence of lung cancer was associated with exposure to polycyclic aromatic compounds in particular the benzopyrenes in the atmosphere. This work and its results indicate that it was recognized early on that particulate matter is exceptionally inhomogeneous in the atmosphere and that it varied enormously in composition depending on its source and the atmospheric processes to which it was exposed. In the 1950s, dustfall was measured in many Canadian cities. Suburban levels were found to be rather constant with large variations in the industrial and commercial areas of a city.