When her 9-year-old son became ill early in the school year, Trisha Dello Iacono discovered a connection between the rubber-like synthetic flooring in his school’s all-purpose room. The chemical in the flooring is phenylmercuric acetate, which releases mercury vapors into the air.
Find out if your child’s school has hazardous mercury rubber-like flooring and learn what you can do about it.
My family is headed to Washington, DC once again. But this time, my husband and I will be there to support our kids as they call on our leaders to take bold action to protect their future. We’re joining the Global Climate Strike.
Moms Clean Air Force Trisha Dello Iacono’s child attends a NJ school with mercury contaminated floors. She brings this issue to her state senator, and in a letter to EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler, Sen. Booker mentions cases of mercury vapor in multiple schools across his state.
Join Moms Clean Air Force on Spetember 8, 2018 at Rise For Climate Rallies around the country to encourage local leaders to take climate action.
Climate change is accelerating wildfire risk. Learn what that means for your region and how fire management practices can help, but not fix the issue.
See pictures and read about Congressional leaders and moms joining forces at our 5th annual Play-in for Climate Action on July 11, 2018.
Read about the findings of the American Lung Association in their 2018 annual State of the Air report, and where we need to improve air quality.
Learn how Superfund and other toxic chemical sites are made more hazardous by climate change and extreme weather, and how states need to be prepared to deal with emergencies.
Learn about the new Moms & Mayors initiative that provides resources to municipalities all over the country that have taken over protection of clean air and water that the federal government is abandoning.
A new study shows a decrease in low birth weight and preterm births in New Jersey after the closure of a cross-state air pollution producing power plant.
Hear from a group of parents from Moms Clean Air Force who let Toyota know that moms and dads are deeply unhappy about their lobbying efforts against clean air.