Maine

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Ozone

Particle Pollution 24-hour

Particle Pollution Annual

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High Ozone Days
Ozone Grade: B How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 0.3 Change Since 1996:
2.5
0.3
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: A How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 0.0 Change Since 2000:
0.3
0.0
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Pass How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 7.3 Change Since 2000:
9.8
7.3
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 153,786 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 2,562 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 15,107 Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: 9,326 Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: 41,790 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 11,315Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 29,964 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 22,632 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 25,161Risks to people with low incomes

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  • Ranked 171 for high ozone days out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 1 for cleanest metropolitan areas in the country for 24-hour particle pollution
  • Ranked 22 for cleanest metropolitan areas in the country for annual particle pollution

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        Groups At Risk
        Total Population: Risks to the population
        Pediatric Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
        Adult Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
        COPD: Risks to people with COPD
        Cardiovascular Disease: Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
        Diabetes: Risks to people with Diabetes
        Children Under 18: Risks to children and teens
        Adults 65 & Over: Risks to older adults
        Poverty Estimate: Risks to people with low incomes

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