According to a pair of new studies by the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, 8 out of 10 Los Angeles apartment dwellers are not protected from secondhand smoke, and an even bigger percentage–82 percent–would support smoke-free policies in their buildings. Achieving a higher standard of indoor air quality is an important step for ensuring enhanced ecosystem health in Los Angeles.
Source: Los Angeles Launches campaign to promote benefits of smoke-free apartments Daily News, 6 April 2016
Additional coverage about the campaign for smoke-free apartments:
LA Campaign Seeks Smokeless Apartment Buildings California Healthline, 7 April 2016
Majority of L.A. tenants favor smoke-free apartments, but 80 percent of units are still not protected UCLA Newsroom, 6 April 2016