ozone http://michiganradio.org en Michigan's air is getting cleaner (very slowly) http://michiganradio.org/post/michigans-air-getting-cleaner-very-slowly <p>Air quality is getting better in Michigan, according&nbsp;to a new report from the American Lung Association.&nbsp; The association&rsquo;s annual<a href="http://stateoftheair.newslinevine.com/"> &lsquo;State of the Air&rsquo; </a>report says ozone and particle pollution rates have eased in Michigan during the past decade.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <a href="http://www.stateoftheair.org/2010/states/michigan/">Lansing and Saginaw</a>&nbsp;have some of the cleanest air&nbsp;among U.S. cities. &nbsp;</p> Wed, 27 Apr 2011 09:01:01 +0000 Steve Carmody 2230 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan's air is getting cleaner (very slowly) Air quality could be bad today in SE Michigan http://michiganradio.org/post/air-quality-could-be-bad-today-se-michigan <p>Ozone way up in the atmosphere... good. Ozone near the ground... bad.&nbsp;</p><p><strong><a href="http://smcg.informz.net/SMCG/archives/archive_982119.html"><strong>SEMCOG (Southeast Michigan Council of Governments) </strong></a></strong>says the air outside could be unhealthy today.&nbsp; The group says &quot;elements have been in place for a few days now &ndash; sunny skies, hot temperatures, and southerly winds. Admittedly this is beautiful weather, but the ongoing nature of these conditions is compromising our air quality and enabling ground-level ozone to remain high.&quot;</p> Mon, 30 Aug 2010 16:21:49 +0000 Mark Brush 38 at http://michiganradio.org Air quality could be bad today in SE Michigan