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DIFFUSE EMISSION

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French Equivalent: Emission diffuse

Definition:
Diffuse emission refers to pollution infiltrating the atmosphere from a large non—point source, for example, dust from a slag heap.

Source Publication:
Glossary of Environment Statistics, Studies in Methods, Series F, No. 67, United Nations, New York, 1997.

Statistical Theme: Environmental statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Monday, November 05, 2001