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Nitrogen oxide

Nitrogen oxide may refer to a binary compound of oxygen and nitrogen, or a mixture of such compounds:

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In atmospheric chemistry,

  • NO

    x
    (or NOx) refers to the sum of NO and NO2.[1][2]
  • NO

    y
    (or NOy) = the sum of all oxidised atmospheric odd-nitrogen.
  • NO

    z
    (or NOz) = NOy - NOx

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References [ edit ]

  1. ^ United States Clean Air Act, 42 U.S.C. § 7602
  2. ^ Seinfeld, John H.; Pandis, Spyros N. (1997), Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics: From Air Pollution to Climate Change, Wiley-Interscience, ISBN 0-471-17816-0
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