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What does TAP stand for?

TAP stands for Toxic Air Pollutant

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On the second panel, Fred Krupp, a member of the Secretary of Energy's Advisory Board Natural Gas Subcommittee, outlined the subcommittee's findings that oil and natural gas production results in the emission of toxic air pollutants such as carcinogenic benzene, ground-level ozone, and methane, which he said causes global warming at a rate 72 times higher than that of carbon dioxide.
The papers include discussion of the environmental and health implications of the findings of toxic air pollutant monitoring in Hong Kong, temporal distribution characteristics of atmospheric mercury in the Korean city of Seoul, the potential impact of DDT and its metabolites on health, a case study of aerosol and rainwater collection and the use of "environmetrics" to assess monitoring data quality, analysis and structure prediction of chlorinated polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons released from combustion of polyvinylchloride, and prediction of the physicochemical properties of polychlorinated byphenyls and polychlorinated dibenzodioxins/furans by their gas chromatographic-retention index.