Combination of pine scent and ozone as super source of particulate emissions

Combination of pine scent and ozone as super source of particulate emissions

Combination of pine scent and ozone as super source of particulate emissions

Scientists have managed to figure out why conifer forests produce so many fine particles into the atmosphere. Aerosol particles are particularly abundant when ╬▒-pinene, the molecule responsible for the characteristic pattern of pine trees reacts with atmospheric ozone.
Combination of pine scent and ozone as super source of particulate emissions