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Hot temperatures provoked air pollution alert in Maine over the weekend

The Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) issued on Friday an air quality alert due to unhealthy ground-level ozone concentrations in the air along the Maine Coast from Kittery to Acadia National Park. The federal Environmental Protection Agency announced Friday at … Continue reading

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Code Orange air pollution alert issued for Friday in New Jersey

A Code Orange air quality alert was issued for Friday for Hunterdon and all the other counties in New Jersey. It means that that air pollution concentrations in the region may reach the “unhealthy” level for certain groups of people, … Continue reading

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Code Orange Air Quality Forecasts Issued for Aug. 23 for Six Pennsylvania Areas

Air quality forecasts predict Thursday, Aug. 23, to be code Orange for ozone in six regions across the state, the Department of Environmental Protection announced today. DEP and its regional air quality partnerships have forecast an Orange air quality action … Continue reading

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Air Quality Action Day Forecast July 7 in All Five PA Regions

The Department of Environmental Protection and its regional air quality partnerships have forecast a code Orange air quality action day for ozone for Saturday, July 7, in the Lehigh Valley, Pittsburgh, Liberty-Clairton, Philadelphia, and Susquehanna Valley regions. On air quality … Continue reading

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