Why do heat waves increase the amount of pollution?

2 Answers

  • 5 months ago
    Best answer

    People use more energy in air conditioning and driving their cars because it's too hot to walk.

    Also you can get 'thermal inversions' where pollution is trapped under a layer of air, so air quality gets worse and worse.

  • 5 months ago

    more a/c's turned on using more electricity?

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