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10 Least 'Green' States

WalletHub survey puts Vermont first and Louisiana last on environmental issues
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 15, 2019 3:45 PM CDT
Los Angeles smog. California ranked last on air quality but finished 7th overall in the 'greenest states' ranking by WalletHub.   (Getty/MattGush)

(Newser) – Some states are greener than others—not so much literally but in terms of their environmental practices. WalletHub has a new ranking that puts Vermont first and Louisiana last after crunching various metrics, including air quality, water quality, LEED-certified buildings, gas consumption, energy consumption from renewable resources, etc. Read on for the top and bottom 10 states:

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