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Wow China is really busy
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Yeah China sure is.... I thought Los Angeles and Mexico were the busiest in the North American region but guess not. Seems like its more in the cities of Chicago and New York. Good Find
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What kind of polution is this graph depicting? (Carbon, particulate matter, etc)?
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What kind of polution is this graph depicting? (Carbon, particulate matter, etc)?
...is the cause. It's rather difficult for me to endure. Or is the air pollution a direct result of nonsensical political blabber broadcast over the airwaves?

Mi$ter Right.
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...is the cause. It's rather difficult for me to endure. Or is the air pollution a direct result of nonsensical political blabber broadcast over the airwaves?
Good one!
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What kind of polution is this graph depicting? (Carbon, particulate matter, etc)?
it shows concentrations of nitrogen dioxide (NO2)
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Well, I'm guessing it's the manufacturing plants we have.

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umm it looks pretty clean i must say..like only 5 % is heavily polluted...keep driving people...
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