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If the ph of rain is lower than 56, people often suspect that the rain water could contain nitric or sulphuric acid (hno3 or h2so4) it is therefore a serious matter if . These are the lecture slides of introduction to biology key important points are: causes of acid rain, air pollution, burning of fossil fuels, normal rain, form of water the rate of decomposition of organic matter decreases. The attention also turned to acid rain as a trans-boundary problem following the observations of dying forests in germany and lake acidification in scandinavian.
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