Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5)

Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5)


112David Gorn, “More Pollution Than Cars? Gas-Powered Gardening Equipment Poses the Next Air Quality Threat,” KQED, February 13, 2017,

115K Ebi and J Semenza, “Community-Based Adaptation to the Health Impacts of Climate Change,” American Journal of Preventive Medicine 35, no. 5 (2008): 501–7.

116The Environmental Protection Agency, “Particulate Matter (PM) Basics,” n.d.,

117Annual mean concentration of PM2.5 (average of quarterly means, μg/m3), over three years (2012 to 2014)

118California Air Resources Board, “Methodology for Estimating Premature Deaths Associated with Long-Term Exposure to Fine Airborne Particulate Matter in California,” 2008,

119Bay Area Regional Health Inequities Initiative, “Social Determinants of Health Indicator Guide,” 2015,

120Bay Area AIr Quality Managment District, “Reducing Wood Smoke: A Burning Health Issue,” No Date Given,