airqualityca - Environmentair CA leads the nation 1947 LA...

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Environment—air
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CA leads the nation 1947 LA sets up an Air Quality Management District 1984 Smog Check goes into operation 1992 Cleaner Burning Gas (CBG) mandated in CA 7 of 10 cities today with worst air in US are in CA
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Is Air in CA Getting Better or Worse? Improvements in Bay Area and LA, even as people and cars have increased. But in Central Valley, mostly still getting worse—with LA, worst in US Central Valley loses about $3 billion per year in premature death, lost work and school, increased medical care
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Central Valley
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L.A. air 2005 Schwarzenegger vetoes limitation of on port pollution
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Responsibility for air quality in CA is divided between State and Fed agencies At State level: CA Air Resources Board and local Air Quality Management Districts Standards for cars, gas, boats, lawn mowers, gas cans, wood stoves, etc. Bay Area Air Quality Management District Posts Air Quality Index
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Global Warming CO2 and other gasses form “greenhouse effect”
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