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How Traffic Affects Your Short-Term Pollution Exposure

By Aclima on January 18 2018

Looking at two neighborhoods in a city, we see a common theme that may seem like common sense: busy streets produce more pollution. But we also see how freeway overpasses, busy intersections, and stop-and-go traffic on streets can contribute to pollution spikes.

Topics: Air Quality Los Angeles
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More Data for Clearer Skies in Los Angeles

By Aclima on November 6 2017

 

Our cities and buildings are dynamic, living systems. Millions of residents go about their lives making transportation and energy choices, like riding bikes through the park or sitting in traffic. Adding weather to this mix of individual and collective activities creates shifts in air quality patterns throughout a day, a week, months, or years.

Topics: Air Quality Public Health Los Angeles