Author: Moms Clean Air Force

Your Turn: More Than An Ozone Number

BY ON June 29, 2011
This piece by Donna Barnett was cross posted on Chasing Clean Air. Yellow! Orange! Where’s the green! If we’re to progress toward bluer skies, we’ve got to offer solutions for industry and individuals to take action! The other day Chasing Clean Air reader, Irene Kittrell,...

TOPICS: Pollution

Existing Technology Can Slash Mercury, Toxic Power Plant Emissions That Harm Children

BY ON June 23, 2011
This piece was written by Dan Weiss, Valeri Vasquez, and Stewart Boss and cross-posted from Think Progress. Coal-fired power plants shoot 772 million pounds of airborne toxic chemicals into the sky every year—more than 2.5 pounds for every American man, woman, and child. In March the Environmental Protection...

TOPICS: Coal, Economics, Mercury Poisoning, Politics, Pollution