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Why Do Heat Waves Make Air Quality Worse? - Environmental Issues
Air quality during a heat wave not only feels worse, it is worse. Find out how heat waves affect air quality, and what you can do to protect yourself from poor air ...
http://environment.about.com/od/healthenvironment/a/air_quality_hea.htm
More Than Half of U.S. Population Lives With Unsafe Air
According to the American Lung Association, more than half of all Americans live in counties with unsafe levels of smog and particle pollution, which leads to ...
http://environment.about.com/od/healthenvironment/a/stateofair.htm
NWS Air Quality Home Page - National Weather Service - NOAA
Nearly every day, each of us contributes a little to air pollution—but we don't always realize it. Take a few minutes to think about how you contribute to air ...
http://slclk.about.com/?zi=1/16JC&zu=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.airquality.noaa.gov%2F%3Fnl%3D1
11 Steps to Better Indoor Air Quality - COPD - About.com
May 15, 2014 ... And because many people who have COPD or other chronic health conditions spend a great deal of time indoors, improving indoor air quality ...
http://copd.about.com/od/livingwithcopd/a/indoorairpoll.htm
Air Pollution - Phoenix - About.com
In a study of big cities and how they are handling the air pollution problems, Phoenix and Tucson are doing fairly well.
http://phoenix.about.com/cs/living/a/badair.htm
Ozone Alerts - Air Pollution Advisory - Phoenix - Phoenix - About.com
Those of us who live in the Valley of the Sun also know that it can be the Valley of Bad Air. Pollutants cause a brown cloud to hang over the valley, and there are ...
http://phoenix.about.com/cs/desert/a/ozone.htm
Phoenix Air Quality - Air Pollution in Phoenix - About.com
Maricopa County officials called 2005 "the worst for air quality in memory" according to a January 2006 report in the "Arizona Republic." Arizona Department of ...
http://phoenix.about.com/od/weather/a/browncloud_3.htm
Temperature Inversion Layers: Explanation and Impact - Geography
This city is infamous for its poor air quality but these conditions are worsened when warm sub-tropical high pressure systems move over the city and trap air in  ...
http://geography.about.com/od/climate/a/inversionlayer.htm
The Air in the Air - Air Quality and What the Air Is Really Like Inflight
The air in the air - the air quality in the aircraft cabin and your inflight health.
http://airtravel.about.com/od/duringyourflight/a/airintheair.htm
Life Expectancy Increased by Clean Air - Air Pollution and Life ...
May 1, 2014 ... Life expectancy has been shown to be increased by clean air and through limiting air pollution. On average, improvements in clean air and air ...
http://longevity.about.com/od/longevity101/a/clean-air.htm
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