Both PM10 and PM2.5 fugitive dust pollution create or aggravate serious health conditions, especially in vulnerable populations like kids and the elderly.
Recent studies show that areas with higher pollution levels may be more vulnerable to coronavirus. This is especially relevant if you are responsible for maintaining any kind of unpaved road surface, from mining or industrial haul and access roads to township and county roads, to agricultural or energy farm roads.
The dilemma facing Oceano Dunes and California State Parks demonstrates the need for cost-effective and sophisticated dust control solutions.
With a new report urging alternative approaches to dust control at Owens Lake, California, regional decision-makers need to invest in sustainable solutions suited to local needs.
Outdated methods of dust control can corrode vehicles, damage infrastructure, and harm fragile ecosystems. Here’s how advanced dust control from Midwest can help.