Author: Moms Clean Air Force

MCAF Speaks Up For Children Across The Country

BY ON August 6, 2014
The Environmental Protection Agency held a marathon week of public hearings soliciting testimony on the Clean Power Plan. Hundreds of Moms Clean Air Force members rose to the opportunity to speak up for their children. More than a dozen MCAF members delivered official testimony to...

TOPICS: Activism, Carbon Pollution, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, Coal, Colorado, EPA, Georgia, MCAF News, Pennsylvania, Politics, Washington DC

Why The EPA Carbon Standards Are Important For Latinos

BY ON July 25, 2014
This was written by By Nicole Hernández Hammer for Latina Lista:  The summer is well underway and many of us are taking family trips or finding ways to bridge the school break with activities that keep kids having fun outdoors while we parents are working. As I make...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Asthma, Carbon Pollution, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, EPA, Florida, Latino Community

What Is Carbon?

BY ON July 21, 2014
What is carbon? Carbon is the magic element that is the basis of life on Earth. All living things contain carbon. Animals breathe it out, and plants breathe it in. Plants, people and animals depend on each other. For hundreds of millions of years, plants and...

TOPICS: Carbon Pollution, Climate Change