American Lung Association “State of the Air 2016” shows over half of US population faces air pollution health risks

American Lung Association “State of the Air 2016” shows over half of US population faces air pollution health risks

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The American Lung Association just released their annual “State of the Air” report, which shows that health risks from air pollution – particularly particulate matter and ozone – are more widespread than most people knew.

Air Pollution Remains a Danger ALA 2016 50 percent

The ALA includes excellent special reports on a number of topics, including:

Particle Pollution

Disparities in the Impact of Air Pollution

For more information, check out the report by clicking one of the links above, or a news article linked below.

More than half US population lives amid dangerous air pollution, report warns, The Guardian

U.S. Sees Better Air Quality, But Pollutants Still a Problem – 166 million people continue to be exposed to unhealthy airMedpage Today