Air Quality: Health Concerns Linked To Logan

May 29, 2014

For years, residents near Boston’s Logan Airport have complained that aircraft emissions are making them sick. Now, a state-commissioned report has concluded that such fears can’t be dismissed out of hand. It finds that people living near Logan do suffer higher rates of respiratory problems. But whether that’s directly linked to the airport is still unclear, as WGBH Science Editor Heather Goldstone explains.


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