Sacramento Is One Of The Top 10 Most Polluted Cities In The Nation

While the quality of the air has improved over the years, Sacramento still comes in as one of the top most polluted cities in the entire nation, making the list at number 8.

According to Olivia Diaz-Lapham, president and CEO of the American Lung Association in California “Californians [are] at risk for premature death and other serious health effects such as asthma, (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) and lung cancer…there are too many areas where residents are breathing dirty air and we must work to reduce all sources of air pollution.”

Los Angeles, Bakersfield, Fresno and Modesto also made the top 10. You can read more in the Sacramento Bee.
More from Jenna Rae
Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From New Country 105.1 FM - KNCI-FM Sacramento

Get The App
Follow Us On Facebook

Listen Live