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Climate and Atmosphere

Definition(s)

A distinct type of carbonaceous material, formed only in flames during combustion of carbon-based fuels; physical properties: absorbs visible light; vaporization termperature near 4000K; insoluble in water. (Source: IMO/Bond et al.)

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Alternative labels:
aviation emission
navigation emission

In other languages

French
noir de carbone
Russian
сажистый углерод
Spanish
carbono negro
Arabic
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