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The Injustice of Ohio Oil and Gas Air Pollution

In the United States, the oil and gas industry dumps millions of tons of air pollutants into our air each year.

This mix of pollutants includes methane, a very potent climate pollutant, and enormous amounts of toxic air pollutants and pollutants that cause ozone smog. Toxic air pollutants cause cancer and other diseases, while ozone smog can cause a variety of health problems, such as asthma attacks and worsening the effects of bronchitis and emphysema.

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