Nearly 100 mln in U.S. breathing particulates-EPA


By Chris Baltimore WASHINGTON, June 29 (Reuters) - Almost 100 million people in 21 U.S. states breathe unhealthy levels of tiny particles spewed by coal-burning power plants, cars and factories, the Environmental Protection Agency said on Tuesday. EPA Administrator Mike Leavitt notified governors from mostly Eastern states plus California that 243 counties do not comply with an agency proposal to limit emissions of the extremely tiny particles. The particles, 28 times smaller than the ...

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