We’re excited to announce our very own Gretchen Alfonso and Molly Rauch will be testifying in support of the EPA’s Soot Standards. Gretchen and Molly will be presenting their comments at 10:30 and 11:30, respectively. WHEN: Tuesday, July …
Congratulations to all our members and everyone who fought to defeat Senator Inhofe’s bill obstructing implementation of new clean air standards.
Read about mercury pollution in the Great Lakes, the hazards it creates and why we need to implement the new EPA mercury standards.
Read a letter from a large group of the nation’s mayors expressing support for new EPA standards limiting mercury emissions and reducing mercury pollution.
Learn about a report from the American Lung Association that indicates that Pennsylvania pollution is high and its grade for cleaning it up is low.
Watch a news report video about Pittsburgh and how it has been named the fourth worst city in the country for asthma sufferers.
Learn about the Wind Map and how it shows us pollution traveling across the globe, affecting places far from the source.
Find out the good and bad revealed in the American Lung Association’s 2012 State of the Air report about air quality in the United States.
Find out about the most polluted U.S. cities in 2012 using an infographic from the American Lung Associations State of the Air 2012 report.
Read one mom’s story about her daughter’s first asthma attack and how coal fueled power plants are dumping carbon pollution into the air, triggering asthma.
Read a letter from a Pittsburgh official supporting the EPA’s Mercury and Air Toxic Standards and citing the city’s long legacy of environmental activism.
Meet Gretchen Alfonso, member of Clean Air Council and new MCAF member, and learn about her dedication to reducing mercury pollution.