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Delaware's counties get 'F' in terms of ozone days

Thursday, April 26, 2012

The American Lung Association says Delaware's three counties grade among the lowest when it comes high ozone days.

New Castle, Kent and Sussex all received a grade of F association's annual State of the Air report released on Wednesday.

In terms of particle pollution, Kent and Sussex received the highest grade, an A, while New Castle received an F. Particle pollution consists of several components, including metals and soil or dust particles.

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