cleaner air. The study published by Concordia researchers appeared in the journal Science of the Total Environment. The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) provided funding for the research.
ADVERTISEMENTResearchers analyzed data from downtown air quality monitoring stations in eight major Canadian cities. These included Vancouver, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Toronto, Montreal, Halifax, and St.
John’s. They looked at the cities’ concentration levels of nitrogen dioxide, carbon monoxide, and sulfur dioxide. The team compared levels measured between February and August 2020 with data recorded over the same period in 2018 and 2019.Read more on powerofpositivity.com