Vehicular Pollution Monitoring Using IOT and Controlling the State of Vehicles Based on Traffic Signals

Padagala Apurva, M Raghunath
Degradation of air quality in cities is the result of a complex interaction between natural and anthropogenic environmental conditions. With the increase in urbanization and industrialization and due to poor control on emissions and little use of catalytic converters, a great amount of particulate and toxic gases are produced. Most of the pollution caused in the cities is due to increase in buying personal vehicles. With the increase in population and busy world, the graph of usage of the
more » ... al vehicles in the cities increases in exponential manner over a decade. Not only the personal vehicles, big trucks, public buses, paid travels vehicles, auto-rickshaws, are increasing tremendously. The unnecessary pollution and fuel consumption is occurred at traffic lights junction, because most of the people won't switch of their engines at the time traffic lights turn red, even though its not required.