Extramural Research - People, Prosperity and the Planet
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EPA Grant Number: SU833950
Title: Environmental Design to Address Air Pollution and Equity in Southwestern Detroit
University of Michigan students are identifying interventions that will reduce ambient fine particulate matter in southwestern Detroit. This area is one of the most concentrated pockets of heavy industrial manufacturing in the US and the students are working with a number of local environmental justice organizations to reduce air pollution for the 152,000 area residents.
Challenge Area(s): Built Environment