Why do heat waves increase the amount of pollution?
- Mr. SmartypantsLv 76 months agoFavorite 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.
- it is iLv 56 months ago
more a/c's turned on using more electricity?