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asian pollution, heat waves worsen us smog, princeton-noaa study shows

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asian pollution, heat waves worsen us smog, princeton-noaa study shows

image: surface-level ozone, also known as smog, has increased over the past quarter century at western us rural sites during springtime, partly due to rising asian pollution, whereas smog has decreased... view more credit: meiyun linprinceton, n.j. -- an influx of pollution from asia in the western united states and more frequent heat waves in the eastern u.s. are responsible for the persistence of smog in these regions over the past quarter century despite laws curtailing the emission of smog-forming chemicals from tailpipes and factories.the study, led by researchers at princeton university and the national oceanic and atmospheric administration's geophysical fluid dynamics laboratory (g...