Phoenix Area Gets Mixed Reviews In New Air Quality Report

Published: Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 1:22pm
Updated: Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 7:38am
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The Valley received mixed scores in the American Lung Association’s 2021 State of the Air report.

The Phoenix metro area ranked in the top 10 most polluted cities for both ozone and year-round fine particulate matter. But it seems to be improving in the area of short-term particulate matter.

To find out about this year’s findings, The Show spoke with JoAnna Strother, the American Lung Association’s senior director of advocacy in Arizona.

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