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    Which one of the following phrases is the most appropriate one?

    1) Magnitude of impact

    2) Size of impact

    3) Impact quantity

    in the context of industrial activity.


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    Re: Impact

    What type of 'impact' is this industrial activity having: there's a difference between spreading pollution for miles, and a great big boost to the economy!

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    I was referring to the environmental impact analysis of steel plant activities. How such activities may give rise to positive and/or negative impact on the surrounding environment. BTW, thanks for the reply.

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    Re: Impact

    Magnitude, which also means scale/size, sounds more scientific and appropriate for an EIA report.

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