Researchers Find Unregulated Ultra-fine Particles From Vehicle Exhaust Can be Deadly

By Jeff Cobb A recent air quality study in Boston has revealed that what you don’t know about breathing vehicle exhaust can hurt you.
Conducted by Tufts University School of Medicine and Boston University School of Public Health, the study found those living within 1,500 feet of a highway have greater likelihood of developing cardiovascular disease than those living twice as far away.
According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, more than 45 million Americans live within 900 feet of a major road, and well within the higher risk zone from emitted microscopic metals and chemicals from gas and diesel engines.
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