Behind the Front: Don’t take Air Quality for granted

Episode #56

Behind the Front: Don’t take Air Quality for granted
(1.56) Air Quality with Matt Lacke (Source: WBRC)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Why does it feel harder to breathe during the summer months? Matt Lacke, air pollution meteorologist for Jefferson County, joins J-P Dice to explain how heat can alter the quality of the air around you. Plus, the importance of the Air Quality Index, and how you can help the environment while helping your wallet at the same time.

Also on this episode:

  • Is acid rain still a concern?
  • Problem pollutants
  • Your car and the enviroment
  • Air Quality Awareness Week
  • and more

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