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Pittsburgh region's air quality ranked subpar

Pittsburgh : PA : USA | Apr 25, 2012 at 2:03 AM PDT
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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The Lung Association's State of the Air 2012 report, released this morning, again ranks the eight-county Pittsburgh-New Castle metropolitan area among the 25 most polluted regions in the U.S. for ozone and fine airborne particle pollution. But the region's daily particle pollution levels for the... FULL ARTICLE AT Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
 
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