USA Pollution

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pollution variation in the USA rust belt and sun belt

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USA Pollution

  1. 1. USA Pollution Variation
  2. 2. Air Quality (Blue: poor, White: good)
  3. 3. S02 emissions
  4. 4. C02 emissions
  5. 5. light pollution
  6. 6. http://www.npr.org/news/graphics/2009/jun/county-cancer/
  7. 7. Boston: 5th highest deaths from diesel pollution Detroit: ‘Motown’ famous for car manufacture Pittsburg: Steel town Philadelphia: home of US chemical companies Sunbelt: 88% of US population growth 2000-2030 Silicon Valley, San Francisco: home to US ICT industries California: green energy policy includes cutting 2020 GHG emissions to 1990 levels Power plant emissions lead to 38,000 heart attacks a year
  8. 8. Add these cities: New York Boston Detroit Pittsburg Philidelphia San Francisco Los Angeles Phoenix

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