Study: Connecticut ranks among the worst states for air quality

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A new study is out about air quality, and Connecticut didn’t do too well.

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.

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