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- Abbass, Rana Alaa; Kumar, Prashant; El-Gendy, Ahmed
- Atmospheric environment 2018 v.175 pp. 33-43
- United States Environmental Protection Agency; World Health Organization; air pollution; air quality; atmospheric chemistry; carbon dioxide; climate change; energy; finance; fossil fuels; greenhouse gas emissions; heavy metals; human health; inventories; methane; monitoring; particulates; private sector; public transportation; road transportation; subsidies; systematic review; Middle East; Northern Africa; United States
- ... This review assesses the current state of air pollution in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Emission types and sources in the region are identified and quantified to understand the monitoring, legislative and reduction needs through a systematic review of available literature. It is found that both health (e.g., particulate matter, PM; and heavy metals) and climate change (e.g., car ...