11.5 Air quality

Air quality in my area

AQI Levels Current

21 - statesville NC 10/26

35 - Asheville ridge tops 10/26

29 - Hamptons roads 10/26

No danger today

The 6 levels

Reasons

The main reason for the Air quality is the way it is today is because we don't have a lot of the main factors that cause high air quality or we don't use them as much. What produces Horrible air quality? Automobiles, furnaces, space heaters, clothes dryers, and smelting mineral ores (copper, zinc, aluminum, lead, and iron). The gases these things produce are toxic, therefore, is why they are factors for horrible air quality.

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(Air Quality Orange, Digital Image). Retrieved from http://www.nashville.gov

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