After being in the middle of many hurricanes, and living downwind from a coal-fired power plant as well as a Nuclear power plant- we took a peek.

Here’s what we saw- Hopefully – the rest of you can help to fill us in?

We are not, by nature fans of the government intervening in our lives. ( Unless it’s OUR family, OUR friends, OUR State, OUR Country which is saved- which in this case it is! )

 

The 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments prevent:

 

The 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments prevents:

 

 Issue:
Year 2010
(in cases)
Year 2020
(in cases)
Adult Mortality - particles
160,000
230,000
Infant Mortality - particles
230
280
Mortality - ozone
4300
7100
Chronic Bronchitis
54,000
75,000
Heart Disease - Acute Myocardial Infarction
130,000
200,000
Asthma Exacerbation
1,700,000
2,400,000
Emergency Room Visits
86,000
120,000
School Loss Days
3,200,000
5,400,000
Lost Work Days
13,000,000
17,000,000

Source: Your EPA.

This chart shows the health benefits of the Clean Air Act programs that reduce levels of fine particles and Ozone. Looking forward to your comments- taken right off the EPA webpage.

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