Utah cities get a failing grade in ‘State of the Air’ report

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The Spring weather may have you fooled but according to a recent report, Salt Lake and several other cities have a failing grade when it comes to air quality.

The American Lung Association released its ‘State of the Air’ report late Tuesday night. The report shows that several major cities and counties in Utah are failing when it comes to clean air.

The report grades counties and ranks cities nationwide based on ozone and particle pollution. The following seven counties received an F in both categories:

  • Davis
  • Salt Lake
  • Utah
  • Weber

For more information, you can visit the American Lung Association’s website.

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