Read about a report linking premature deaths to Michigan coal-fired power plants and how health costs raise the price of using coal as an energy source.
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Read a scientific overview of mercury, a potent neurotoxin that is particularly dangerous to children, and learn why mercury emissions must be regulated.
When we have the means to cut cancer-causing mercury emissions, we should. Join Moms Clean Air Force and help clean up our air.
By: Heather McTeer Toney, National Field Director, Moms Clean Air Force Date: May 21, 2019 About: Undermining Mercury Protections: EPA Endangers Human Health and the Environment To: Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Chairwoman DeGette, Ranking …
This is the full text of the testimony of Heather McTeer Toney, Moms Clean Air Force’s National Field Director, in support of strengthening the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards.
Read a letter from New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg supporting the EPA’s regulations limiting mercury emissions from power plants.
This post was written by for the Chicago Tribune: Over the next few days, the Obama administration will decide whether to address a major public health challenge facing the country: the large amount of mercury that continually pours out of coal-fired power …
Learn about the documentary The Last Mountain, which shows the environmental and health damage caused by coal plants and the politicians who support coal.
Learn about the latest in the fight against air pollution. Find out what dirty coal promoters are willing saying to get their way.
Find out why the retiring of Brayton Point Power Plant, the largest coal-fired power plant in Massachusetts, is good news for your family’s health.
Moms Clean Air Force calls on Texas to conserve energy rather than fire up old plants that pollute in the face of increased power demand due to high heat.
Read about the myth of “clean coal” and how it was started by the coal industry to create confusion and disinformation among voters.