The California Air Resources Board, with the support of the California Air Pollution Control Officers Association, has developed a video series on Air Quality Fundamentals to provide an introduction to air pollution control and greenhouse gas emissions reduction in California.
Emission Types - Pollutants and Greenhouse Gases
Hundreds of chemical compounds are released into the air every day. Some of these chemical compounds are known as air pollutants because they impact human health and the environment, and others are known as greenhouse gases because they help warm the planet. Watch to learn more about the different kinds of greenhouse gases and air pollutants that impact us most.