Air Pollution

Big News in Pennsylvania! Governor Protects Families From Harmful Oil and Gas Air Pollution

BY ON June 15, 2018
This was written by Patrice Tomcik, Moms Clean Air Force’s National Oil & Gas Program Coordinator: At a time when federal action on air pollution is under attack, it is clear that strong leadership at the state level is the key to protecting our children. Thankfully Governor...

TOPICS: Activism, Air Pollution, Children's Health, Fracking, Natural Gas, Pennsylvania, Politics

Premature Birth Rates Drop in California After Coal and Oil Plants Shut Down

BY ON May 25, 2018
This was written by Sabrina Shankman. It was originally published on Inside Climate News: Shutting down power plants that burn fossil fuels can almost immediately reduce the risk of premature birth in pregnant women living nearby, according to research published Tuesday. Researchers scrutinized records of more...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Coal