Tropospheric ozone, air pollution and tourism: a case study of Mallorca

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleTropospheric ozone, air pollution and tourism: a case study of Mallorca Author(S)Oscar Sلenz-de-Miera (Author)
Abstract  This study explores tourists’ contribution to air pollution through an analysis of tropospheric ozone levels. Although the ozone layer in the upper atmosphere is beneficial, preventing damaging ultraviolet light from reaching the Earth's surface, ozone in the lower atmosphere, known as tropospheric ozone, can damage plant species, both natural materials and manufactured goods, and can damage lung tissues in humans. Additionally, ozone in the upper troposphere exerts a considerable impact on global warming. ...Paginationp 1232-1243
SubjectEconomicsDescriptorsTourism
Journal TitleJournal of Sustainable Tourism  
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