acid haze

acid haze

A hazy appearance of the air caused by polluting acid aerosols.
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The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change reaffirmed that greenhouse gases would warm the climate significantly but said sulfuric acid haze from industrial pollution would slow the warming (141:232).
Aside from considerable tropospheric ozone pollution, these regions also suffer from sulfuric acid haze, another factor that filters out UV light, says Madronich.