Air Pollution

2016 ‘State of the Air’ Report Finds More Than 1/2 of Americans Live with Unhealthy Air Pollution

BY ON May 3, 2016
This is an excerpt from the American Lung Association’s “State of the Air 2016” report. The American Lung Association’s 2016 “State of the Air” report found continued improvement in air quality, but more than half (52.1%) of the people in the United States live in...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, California, Colorado, Montana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Utah

Fracking News Flash: “A New Urgency”

BY ON March 10, 2016
Taking a significant step forward in protecting America’s health, EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy announced the start of the rule-making process to stop the methane leaking from existing oil and gas operations around the country. McCarthy’s intention is to “move expeditiously”. Please join me in thanking Administrator McCarthy for...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, EPA, Fracking, Natural Gas, Pollution