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EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > AEROSOLS > CARBONACEOUS AEROSOLS

Definition:
Aerosols consisting predominantly of organic substances and various forms
of black carbon; may be biogenic or anthropogenic, primary or secondary.
 


Reference:
Charlson, R.J. and J. Heintzenberg, eds. 1994. Aerosol Forcing of Climate,
Report of the Dahlem Workshop on Aerosol Forcing of Climate, Berlin, April
24-29, 1994, John Wiley & Sons, New York.