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100,000 California Kids Breathe Unhealthy Air at School

100,000 California Kids Breathe Unhealthy Air at School

Wednesday, June 4, 1997

View and Download the report here: California Kids Breath Unhealthy Air

Approximately 109,000 children in California breathe unhealthy air at school, according to an Environmental Working Group (EWG) computer analysis. These children attend one of the 147 schools in the state located in areas where monitored air pollution levels exceed the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed new standards for microscopic toxic airborne particles.

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