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david george

junior engineer, KABSONS

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An idea to absorb the carbon dioxide in the air

Hai i am david working as junior mechanical engineer .. I am proposing an ideat how to decrease the air pollution..air is polluted by mainly carbon dioxide emitted by many vehicles ...as we know all castic soda (sodium hydroxide ) absorb the co2..so that if we made a box having suction fan ..these set up mounted on long hallow verticle tube ..these total equipment construct in between the road having heavy traffick ..co2 entrapped by fan and going to inside the box and absorbed by the castic soda ..if the castic soda is unable to absorb the co2 we wil replaced by using long verticle tube ..box having one light .so that it wil act as a stree lights ..these process is a cyclic process ..we wil construct these a distance of 10 mts .all tubes are connected to main long horizantal tube supplies the castic soda ..so that we wil entrap co2 by these method

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    Jul 28 2013: I'm sure you must mean carbon monoxide. Carbon dioxide is what animals exhale and plants must have to live. Vehicles emit carbon monoxide.
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      Jul 29 2013: If the car's catalytic converter is working they should be emitting CO2. That is afterall the main reason they are fitted.
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        Jul 29 2013: CO2 is harmless to the environment, and is in fact necessary for plants. No scrubbing is required or desired. Carbon monoxide is a greenhouse gas.
        • Jul 29 2013: CO2 is a greenhouse gas. Yes it is necessary, but just like salt, too much of a good thing is a bad thing. The chemistry of our atmosphere with regards to CO2 has changed dramatically in the last 150 years.
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          Jul 29 2013: if co2 decrease plants facing problem ,,,,, but in the world how many cities we have how many rush traffic junctions we have ..compare .how many plants available on the roads ..nothing to compare sir
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          Jul 30 2013: Actually carbon monoxide is a poor greenhouse gas due to its linear shape. It's presence does prolong the life of methane but the effect is of little importance.
          https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greenhouse_gas#Greenhouse_gases
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      Jul 29 2013: u r correct sir but now we are facing the problem with CO2 thats the reason i got this thought

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