Fact Sheet Summary of Air Pollution Impacts on Health

Air Pollution(Environmental Protection Agency, USA)

Today we review a valuable reference from the EPA which summarizes the impacts air pollution has on human health (as well as the environment and climate), what are the main sources of this pollution (electric utilities, agriculture and highway vehicles) and trends in the monitoring of pollutants (on average, down 41 % from 1990 to 2008- a notable exception is ammonia which only dropped 3% in this period).

air pollution sources

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