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Tiny Air Quality Monitors Are Helping Air Pollution Tracking Go Public

May 27th, 2017 | by Guest Contributor

Last summer, about a dozen high school and college students fanned out across the South Bronx and Brooklyn into four neighborhoods heavily trafficked by waste-hauling trucks. They counted the trucks and used special wearable monitors to test air quality. Not surprisingly, the more trucks, the dirtier the air.

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