ozone alert


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ozone alert

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Patients with asthma can also face difficulties in breathing, especially during ozone alert days.
To make the situation worse, the timing of the first ozone alert is getting earlier.
"A number of cities have ozone alert days when there are air quality concerns," explains Dennis Smith, national director for Clean Cities, an alternative fuel and transportation initiative under the Department of Energy.
Updated federal air quality standards implemented in 2008 have also helped reduce ozone alert days in California and elsewhere.
Children are at special risk during high ozone alert days because they breathe more rapidly than adults, taking in more pollution per pound of body weight.