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Will refinery expansion mean better or worse air for Long Beach’s poor?

The soot collects on walls inside homes in West Long Beach, a community situated near oil refineries, freeways and trucking depots. Air quality is a major concern for people in the area, which includes one of the largest oil refineries on the West Coast. “All of the sudden we have asthma, bronchitis.” Read more at VoiceWaves.

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This entry was posted on April 9, 2017 by in Print, Voicewaves and tagged , .

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