The Post-Pandemic Future of LA’s Air Quality

The air quality in LA has undeniably improved as a result of reduced use of greenhouse gas emitting vehicles during the Coronavirus pandemic. A recent UCLA study has shown that utilizing carbon capture and sequestration technology can allow for the cleaner air to persist as a long-term reality. The co-benefits resulting from greenhouse gas reduction range from monetary benefits, to substantial health benefits for disadvantaged communities.

Sources:

  1. Health co-benefits of achieving sustainable net-zero greenhouse gas emissions in California
  2. UCLA Researchers Chime In On Future Of Post-Pandemic Air Quality Actions In California