Children’s Health

Climate Change is Coming for You and Your Children

BY ON October 10, 2018
The 2018 IPCC Special Report on Global Warming reads like a horror flick. The findings are frightening, especially if action is not taken. The study was presented in Incheon, Republic of Korea. The product was the result of the work of ninety-one scientists from forty countries. They...

TOPICS: Carbon Pollution, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, Heat and Extreme Weather, Politics

5 Things About Trump’s EPA Assault on the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards

BY ON October 3, 2018
This was written by Mandy Warner, senior manager of Climate and Air Policy at EDF: In 1990, while I was busy with kid priorities like learning to roller-skate, Congress was updating the Clean Air Act – kicking off a process to reduce mercury and other...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Children's Health, Clean Air Act, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, EPA, Mercury Poisoning, Ozone, Politics, Pollution