The American Lung Association’s 2018 State of the Air report found that the air in our state ranked among the worst of any area east of the Mississippi.
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Fairfield County came in at number 19 as the most ozone-polluted county in the country.
Of the eight counties monitored, seven received failing grades for ozone.
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One received a D grade.
To see how other areas of the country fared, click here.