What's In the Air We Breathe

Grace Lloyd

Why there is air pollution and what are the effects

Air Pollution is caused by everyday things such as dirty power plants, dirty diesel from cars and trucks, and natural sources such as fire and dust cause air pollution. Air pollution can effect the body severely such as worsen lungs and it can even kill.

Something Needs to Be Done!

It Can Be Stopped

Less air pollution in the atmosphere can help reduce lung diseases and respiratory problems in mostly kids who still have underdeveloped lungs. Less air pollution can also reduce the risk of premature deaths and lung cancer. It can make everyone healthier and happier if there was less dirty substances and chemicals in the air.

Works Cited

"Air Pollution." WHO. World Health Organization, n.d. Web. 14 Apr. 2015.

"A-Z Index." ATSDR. Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, 20 Mar. 2009. Web. 06 Apr. 2015.

"Focusing on Children - State of the Air 2014 | American Lung Association." State of the Air 2014. World Health Organization, n.d. Web. 10 Apr. 2015.

"Household Air Pollution and Health." WHO. World Health Organization, n.d. Web. 14 Apr. 2015.