Air Pollution from California Wildfires 60 Times Above Safe Limit

https://e360.yale.edu/digest/air-pollution-from-california-wildfires-60-times-above-safe-limit

Air pollution from California’s deadly wildfires was 60 times higher than world health standards for safe air quality, according to Bloomberg News. Particulates in the air in some parts of the state measured as high as 1,500 micrograms per cubic meter last week — far exceeding the World Health Organization’s threshold of 25 micrograms for particulate pollution.

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Original Title: Air Pollution from California Wildfires 60 Times Above Safe Limit
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