American Lung Association

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Wed May 1, 2013

Forsyth County Gets an "F" for Ozone Levels

The metropolitan are in Winston-Salem/Greensboro received a failing grade for some air quality levels.
Credit by Environment Blog via flickr

According to the American Lung Association, more than 131.8 million people in the United States, or four in ten people live in counties that have unhealthy levels of either ozone or particle pollution. The organization gave several counties in N.C. high marks for air quality in a new report. But some Triad counties received a failing grade.

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