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Pima County issues ground level air pollution advisory

Encourages locals to reduce carbon emissions
Pima County Department of Environmental Quality.jfif
Posted at 12:20 PM, Jun 01, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-01 15:20:18-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — The Pima County Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has issued a ground level air pollution advisory.

DEQ officials released a statement on Twitter notifying the public.

They pointed out everyone contributes to ozone formation through carbon emission use.

The County is asking locals to drive less, avoid using gas-powered lawn and gardening equipment, use less electricity, and fuel up after 6 p.m.

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