New Jersey

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Ozone

Particle Pollution 24-hour

Particle Pollution Annual

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High Ozone Days
Ozone Grade: DNC How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: DNC No monitor for this pollutant exists in this county. Learn More.
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: C How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 1.7 Change Since 2000:
13.2
1.7
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Pass How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 11.4 Change Since 2000:
15.9
11.4
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 539,494 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 11,368 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 36,857 Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: 20,721 Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: 133,884 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 35,226Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 130,571 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 68,620 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 56,959Risks to people with low incomes

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  • Ranked 17 for high ozone days out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 55 for 24-hour particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 45 for annual particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas

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This County:

Union, NJ

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There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

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ABCDFDNCINC
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour Learn More
Change Since

This County:

Union, NJ

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

ABCDFDNCINC
Particle Pollution - Annual Learn More
Change Since

This County:

Union, NJ

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

PASSFAILDNCINC
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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