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John Hoffmire: Fighting air pollution one electric car at a time | Deseret News

A majority of the Utah Division of Air Quality’s board has voted in support of proposed new federal standards that would require refineries to cut the sulfur content of gasoline, require larger catalytic converters on automobiles and phase in new heat pumps that make starting a cold vehicle less polluting.
(Tom Smart, Deseret News)
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If one were to identify the top problems in the areas 40 miles north and south of Salt Lake City, most people would name air pollution among the top five. Six counties in Utah have been graded “F” in “State of Air 2013,” according to the report issued by the American Lung Association. Throughout many years, for quite a number of days each year, inversion, a phenomenon characterized by haze, exists over valleys in Utah, causing health problems for young and old alike — especially those who are troubled by bronchitis, emphysema and asthma.

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