(redirected from ammonia pollution)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for ammonia

a water solution of ammonia

a pungent gas compounded of nitrogen and hydrogen (NH3)

References in periodicals archive ?
ENVIRONMENT bosses say they cannot rule out a "significant" ammonia pollution from a large chicken shed set to house 28,000 birds.
Other upgrades are needed to avoid sewage runoff into the Willamette during heavy rain, and to meet more stringent regulations on ammonia pollution and the temperature of water discharged into the river, officials said.
More than 80pc of ammonia pollution is produced by agriculture - mainly livestock manure but also from nitrogen fertilisers.
Manure mountains and fertilisers are responsible for up to 60 per cent of nitrate pollution, 43 per cent of phosphate pollution and up to 90 per cent of ammonia pollution.