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Flashcards in Air quality Deck (3)
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1

What influences air quality?

natural (pollen, dust storms, bushfires) and human (motor vehicle and industrial emissions, tobacco smoke) sources

2

When the air quality is good:

less respiratory problems and reduced impact of CVD

3

when air quality is bad:

more respiratory problems and CVD + irritated eyes and decreased immune function