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Nationwide design values for ozone (O3) by county

Why new US ozone standards aren't enough to protect health and the environment

Nationwide design values for fine particulate matter (PM2.5) by county

Health and exposure to pollution

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Authors say cutting ozone pollution from power plants and other sources would benefit health.

Number of days on which ozone concentrations exceeded the LTO for the protection of human health during summer 2013.

Top 10 Most Ozone-Polluted Cities:

The mayors of 70 US cities stepped forward on Monday in support of President Barack Obama and the EPA's efforts to institute the strongest possible ...

New research links "safe" levels of air pollution to premature death.

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A new report finds that stricter air quality standards would prevent more deaths and sick days, particularly in states like California.

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San Antonio's 2016 Air Quality Was Stinko, According to a New Environmental Report

A smoggy Lower Manhattan skyline in New York City on June 22, 2016.

Is that an volatile organic compound I can smell, or your aftershave? Lei Han

Thousands of lives would be saved and illnesses avoided if U.S counties met more protective ATS clean air standards.

Smokestack and traffic ozone pollution graphic image.

Today the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a safeguard that will improve the lives of millions of Americans.

Higher ozone levels can impact crop yields as well as damage human health. Scania, CC BY-NC-SA

... revising the ozone standard the playing field remains the same for states implementing the current 2008 standard. However, once a new standard is set, ...

Use of solar LED lanterns in place of kerosene and candles, would displace 90 Mt of CO2 emissions and reduce indoor air pollution.

... of two air pollutants, ozone (O3) and fine particulate matter (PM2.5), to levels below those set by the US EPA would likely save thousands of lives each ...

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Respiratory health can be affected by air conditions

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency wants to set tougher health standards for smog that could push the Portland, Salem, Eugene and Medford areas -- and ...

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... Medical Devices Semiconductors Meat Processing; 12. EPA NAAQS PM Standard ...

Number of days on which ozone concentrations exceeded the LTO for the protection of human health during summer 2013.

Utah's ozone pollution is getting worse despite progress on other fronts, American Lung Association says

What is ozone — and why is it a problem?

A new study finds that long-term exposure to ozone ...

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Health advocates want more

Dave Levitan discusses the cost and benefits of tightened regulations of ozone pollution

EPA wants less ozone pollution, but Arizona business group says background ozone will make that difficult to achieve

Sources of NOx and VOC

Center Wants New Ozone Standard Now. The Environmental Protection Agency is ...

Area of the ozone hole

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Heat waves emanate from the exhaust pipe of a city transit bus as it passes an American flag hung on the Los Angeles County Hall of Justice by workers ...

To explain, it's been known for quite some time that exposure to ozone is associated with reduced lung function — and everything that goes along with that ...

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Did you know that air pollution regulations not only protect our public health, but also

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Average summer daytime concentrations of ground-level ozone vary dramatically around the world. Dots represent data from 4,794 sites 2010–14.

This graph shows days in which ozone levels ...

Ozone dangers A study from the American Thoracic Society and New York University estimates that dozens

The Environmental Protection Agency is punting the football on smog reductions. Ozone is a principle component of smog that cause respiratory illnesses.

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Members of the California Nurses Association march to a rally outside the hearing in Sacramento,

How much will these regulations cost?

Brace Yourself for Unhealthy Air: The Trump Administration Weakens Clean Air Protections - Union of Concerned Scientists

Leaves of a snap bean plant that is sensitive to ozone [top] compared with

Hundreds gather in Cesar Chavez Park outside the Sacramento office of the Environmental Protection Agency.

Ozone depleting substances © Scott Witt

New Soot Standard Will Protect Public Health, Environment - Compass

New scientific research shows that the current levels of air pollution that we believed to be safe can actually cause serious damage to our health.

Asthma is one of the most common chronic childhood diseases and the number one reason for

How do you protect environmental quality?

Houston, Texas--with its sunny skies, hot temperatures and high volume vehicle

Declining levels in annual ground-level ozone in Atlanta, GA

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Number of Deaths in the Entire Cohort and According to Exposure to Ozone.

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Levels of Four Air Pollutants from 1994 to 2011 in Five Southern California Communities.

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A new EPA proposal would lower the current national ozone standard for automobiles from 75 parts

Clean Air Regulations Protect Health and Benefit the Economy

EPA proposes major smog cleanup to protect health

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WHO's First Global Conference on Air Pollution and Health, 30 October - 1 November 2018

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Proposed new smog rules would affect not only cities like Los Angeles, but also rural areas. Credit Nick Ut/Associated Press

Air pollution exposure may hasten death, even at levels deemed 'safe,' study says

Accelerate Climate Action by Demonstrating the Benefits of Clean Energy

The parallel isn't perfect, but studies suggest air pollution might have similar developmental effects.

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Parishes surrounding Baton Rouge struggled to meet EPA's proposed, tough ozone levels