Author: Moms Clean Air Force

The Health Benefits Of Reducing Mercury Are Much Larger Than Estimated

BY ON January 4, 2019
According to an article from Syracuse University, the science is clear between the health impacts of mercury emissions in the U.S. on children and other vulnerable populations. Mercury emission standards have markedly reduced mercury in the environment and improved public health. The mercury-related benefits of The Mercury...

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

Job Opening: Colorado Field Consultant

BY ON December 30, 2018
Moms Clean Air Force is a community of over 1,000,000 moms—and dads—working together to combat air pollution, including the urgent crisis of our changing climate.  We arm members with reliable information and solutions through online resources, articles, action tools, and on-the-ground organizing. Moms Clean Air Force is...

TOPICS: Colorado

Job Opening: Florida Field Consultant

BY ON December 30, 2018
Moms Clean Air Force (Moms) is a community of over 1,000,000 moms—and dads—working together to combat air pollution, including the urgent crisis of our changing climate.  We arm members with reliable information and solutions through online resources, articles, action tools, and on-the-ground organizing. Moms Clean Air Force...

TOPICS: Activism, Florida

Mercury Pollution in West Virginia

BY ON December 25, 2018
Mercury standards under attack: The Mercury and Air Toxics Standards are a lifesaving, fully implemented, effective pollution prevention program that specifically protects pregnant women and babies from harm. Since 2012, the mercury standards have helped to dramatically lower mercury emissions from coal plants. Moms want...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Clean Air Act, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Coal, Environment, EPA, Mercury Poisoning, Pollution