ENVIRONMENTAL
JUSTICE:
HEALTH & POLLUTION 

Intent.

Air pollution is a rapidly growing issue in the modern era. This project aims to research air pollution, educate students on past legislation enacted to counter air pollution, and inform students on the impact of air pollution on mental and physical health. 

Mental Health 

Mental health is the emotions, behaviors, and stress levels placed on the brain

Physical Health

Physical health is the overall appearance and structural health of the body

What is mental and physical health?.

Growth Disturbences

Air pollution leads to severe consequences, especially in children. According to the WHO, "14% of the world's children between the ages of 5-18 have asthma-related issues due to air pollution" (WHO). 

Respiratory

Issues

A common side effect of air pollution is respiratory issues such as lung damage. It can also lead to and worsen asthma.

Coughing 

Heavy amounts of smoke or chemicals in the air can cause coughing or trouble breathing 

Organ Damage.

ABOUT

Disease.

How Does Physical Health Change?

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Child Development.

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Contact

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave, HUB 202
Riverside, CA 92521


Tel: (951) 827-3621​​

Info@Gcapucr.com