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Why is thermal pollution a relative term

Conceptual Physics | 12th Edition | ISBN: 9780321909107 | Authors: Paul G. Hewitt ISBN: 9780321909107 29

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Problem 18E

Why is thermal pollution a relative term?

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Thermal pollution means unwanted exhaust.it is defined as sudden increase or decrease in temperature of a natural body of water which may be ocean,lake,river or pond by human influence. Thermal pollution is a relative term because,roughly speaking,one person’s trash undesired pollution may be another person’s treasure. Example: this is normally occurs when a plant or facility takes in water from a natural resource and puts it back with an altered temperature.

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Textbook: Conceptual Physics
Edition: 12
Author: Paul G. Hewitt
ISBN: 9780321909107

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