Air Quality and Your Health
What you need to know, and why.

Why is air quality awareness important?

How does it affect human health?

Am I at risk?

Where can I find information about quality of air where I live?


Find answers to these and other questions in this tutorial.


  • It is recommended that you read "Learn About Air Quality" section first.
  • Visit "Resources" section for more facts and in-depth information.
  • In "Media" you can observe live Air Quality Visibility Cameras and view movies related to the subject of air quality.
  • Use "Connect and Share" section to ask questions, share your knowledge and discuss various topics with your fellow learners.



Most of the material presented in this tutorial was referenced from a
cross-agency U.S. Government web site www.AIRNow.gov