Author: Molly Rauch

Molly RauchMolly Rauch is a mom who lives and works in Washington, DC. As Public Health Policy Director for Moms Clean Air Force, she builds relationships with public health organizations and develops alliances and partnerships with them. She also writes about public health science and policy for Moms Clean Air Force. Her writing on environmental health has appeared in Goodhousekeeping.com, Parents.com, and Huffington Post, among other publications. A native New Yorker, she holds a master’s degree in public health.

Warming Climate Increases Dangerous Air Pollution

BY ON October 22, 2013
Climate change is a pollution problem. Not only does climate change result from carbon pollution in our atmosphere, but climate change will also increase dangerous air pollution. That is one of the messages from last month’s IPCC report. “Locally higher surface temperatures in polluted regions...

TOPICS: Asthma, Cancer, Ozone

5 Ways The Outdated Chemical Toxic Law Makes Us Sick

BY ON October 10, 2013
The major law regulating chemicals in commerce is dizzying. The Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) was passed 37 years ago this week. It’s never been amended, updated, or reworked, and its outdated approach harms our children. In the 37 years since TSCA was passed, we’ve...

TOPICS: Toxics