Air Pollution Danger Zone

October 2008
Science Teacher;Oct2008, Vol. 75 Issue 7, p14
Academic Journal
The article discusses research by the University of Cincinnati (UC) suggesting that a third of public schools in the U.S. are in areas with a high level of air pollution. UC environmental health professor Sergey Grinshpun recommends that schools be built away from sources of pollution such as high traffic routes and that filtration systems be installed at schools near highways. He notes how previous research focused on air pollution near homes.


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