Amid COVID-19, don’t ignore the links between poor air quality and public health

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to surge in the United States, with deaths surpassing 169,000 and “red zones” emerging in 21 states, preliminary research suggests that people living in communities with significant exposure to air pollutants have an increased risk of hospitalization or even death if exposed to COVID-19. Yet, some of the bedrock environmental … Continue reading Amid COVID-19, don’t ignore the links between poor air quality and public health