With billions of people quarantined and humans continue to stay indoors, businesses closed and travel has all but come to a halt, there is a significant decrease in carbon dioxide emissions. 

In fact, 2020 is on track to see the largest yearly decline ever in emissions, reports CBS News’ Jeff Berardelli.

Adding to the evidence, two weeks ago typically smoggy Los Angeles had the cleanest air of any major city on Earth, according to IQAir, a tech company that tracks global air quality.

“About a year ago, Los Angeles was ranked the worst air quality in the entire country,” CEO of IQAir Glory Dolphin Hammes told CBS News Correspondent Jamie Yuccas.  “Now, we’re seeing some of the best air quality, not just in the country, but in the world.”

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