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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 4575–4592, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-4575-2020

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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 4575–4592, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-4575-2020
Research article
21 Apr 2020
Research article | 21 Apr 2020

Haze pollution under a high atmospheric oxidization capacity in summer in Beijing: insights into formation mechanism of atmospheric physicochemical processes

Dandan Zhao et al.

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Under strong atmospheric oxidization capacity, haze pollution in the summer in Beijing was the result of the synergistic effect of the physicochemical process in the atmospheric boundary layer (ABL). With the premise of an extremely stable ABL structure, the formation of secondary aerosols dominated by nitrate was quite intense, driving the outbreak of haze pollution.
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