Report says Brawley one of the most polluted cities PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 06 May 2013 10:25

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(Brawley, one of the most polluted cities in the state)….That according to a recent report . The report is the first draft of the California Communities Environmental Health Screening tool, compiled by the Offices of the Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, through the California Environmental Protection Agency. The report says High levels of pesticide use, high rates of asthma, contaminated water and toxic waste has placed the city of Brawley in the top ten of the most polluted Cities in California. The report indicates Calipatria ranks near Brawley. The state says Health Hazards was not the only component used to Rank the cities. They say socioeconomic factors were also considered.