Articles | Volume 20, issue 1
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 223–241, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-223-2020
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 223–241, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-223-2020

Research article 06 Jan 2020

Research article | 06 Jan 2020

Contribution of local and remote anthropogenic aerosols to a record-breaking torrential rainfall event in Guangdong Province, China

Zhen Liu et al.

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