- Words: 847
- Length: 2 Pages
- Topic: Transportation - Environmental Issues
- Paper #: 41111840
Next to the Greenhouse Effect, the 2nd largest threat to the environment comes from acid rain, caused by sulfur dioxide and nitrous oxide put into the atmosphere from factories, mixing with water in the clouds, and then falling as acid rain. This is so serious that Canada has charged the U.S. For ruining some of its lakes.
Currently, rain has 10 times the normal acidity rate in most of the