Study: Turning off cars and buses leads to significant reductions in traffic-related air pollution

November 4, 2013 1:27 PM

24 0

Study: Turning off cars and buses leads to significant reductions in traffic-related air pollution

CINCINNATI -- A new study by Cincinnati Children’s Hospital says children’s health may be at risk during school hours based on the amount of pollutants released into the air by idling cars and school buses.

Three pounds of pollution per month is released into the air for every vehicle drop-off and pick-up at a school, not including even larger vehicles, like school buses.

Read more

To category page

Loading...