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Ozone levels in Europe are exceeding the threshold set for protection of human health. Year-to-year fluctuations and changes in monitoring networks preclude firm conclusions on trends in population exposure; analysis of monitoring data suggests that peak ozone concentrations are decreasing, but median values are tending to increase.

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