More Americans Breathing Polluted Air

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Over 40 percent of Americans are breathing polluted air.

That’s according to the American Lung Association‘s latest state of the air report.

It shows 141 million people lived in areas with unhealthy levels of ozone or particle pollution, an increase of 7 million since the last report.

Eight cities recorded their highest number of days with polluted air and the nation saw more days with hazardous air quality than ever before.

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