Hazy Days Ahead: the 10 Smoggiest Cities in the U.S.Business, Health, author: Blogging Emu 13.2.20131 Comment
It’s easy to take for granted what clean air means for your overall health. Anti-pollution laws have made a major impact improving air quality from the black clouds billowing out from smokestacks days that began with the Industrial Revolution and continued until the Environmental Protection Agency was formed in 1970. However, despite the improvements, many cities throughout the country still deal with serious air pollution issues.
Commonly referred to as smog, the dirty, hazy air you see in some cities during the hot summer months is a visible sign of pollution. According to the American Lung Association, breathing in this...
As part of their end of the year “State of the Air 2012” report, the American Lung Association has once again listed the worst cities in the U.S. for smog pollution. Here is the association’s top 10.