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The Air Inside the House: The Connection Between Our Homes and Asthma

Local organizations are addressing indoor air pollution linked to childhood asthma, including gas kitchen appliances, poor ventilation, and housing issues. D.C. has the highest asthma rate of any U.S. city, and organizations are providing legal resources and virtual home visits to address these issues. Data from the Beyond Gas DC coalition shows unhealthy concentrations of nitrogen dioxide in the air after running gas ovens and stoves.