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OpenStudy (anonymous):

Carbon dioxide is a colorless, odorless gas, why is it considered a pollutant?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

i have some answer choices

OpenStudy (australopithecus):

It is considered a pollutant because it can act as a heat sink causing global warming. Furthermore, it can increase the acidity of bodies of water as CO2 converts to carbonic acid when reacted with water

OpenStudy (australopithecus):

Well those are the two main reasons why CO2 is considered a pollutant

OpenStudy (australopithecus):

at least to my knowledge

OpenStudy (anonymous):

ok do u wanna see my answer choices cause i really need some help

OpenStudy (australopithecus):

so that doesnt answer your question?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

yes it does but i am just a Little confused would it be like this It increases the warming of the atmosphere or It promotes algal growth in natural waters

OpenStudy (anonymous):

wait i think i figured it out

OpenStudy (australopithecus):

why would it increase algai growth

OpenStudy (anonymous):

It wouldn't I figured it out is this ;It gets it into natural waters and kills the fish

OpenStudy (australopithecus):

yup yup carbonic acid and such

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