Human Impact on Air Pollution

Kenia Cabrera , period 3

Brief Summary

China suffers from Air Pollution. China has the largest coal industry. The cause of China having Air Pollution is because they burn too much coal. 70% of China's cities can not meet their air quality standards because they burn so much coal. Due to the Air Pollution in China many of the people that live there get sick and its very painful. Elderly people have really bad lungs and over time develop heart failure. One of the common sicknesses that China has is stomach and lung cancer.

Pictues of Air Pollution in China

How is Air Pollution Caused ? and How Can it be Solved

Most of this Air pollution we cause is by burning fossil fuels such as oil, natural gas, and gasoline to produce electricity and power our vehicles. Air Pollution can be decreased by not using our cars and start walking or riding bikes and also stop burning gasoline. People would not want to solve this problem because many use their cars to get around and it is also faster. People would also not want to stop burning gasoline because their cars need it.
The Devastating Effects of Pollution in China (Part 1/2)