Clean Air From The Inside Out

BY ON March 28, 2012
I’m not much of a product person, but I spend a lot of time answering questions from people who want advice on what eco-products to buy. Environmentalists are fond of saying that we cannot shop our way out of our current problems. And I agree....

TOPICS: Pollution, Science

Air Pollution Linked to Attention Problems And Anxiety in Children

BY ON March 26, 2012
Last week, new research was posted online linking a type of air pollution to behavioral problems in children. The study, from Columbia University’s School of Public Health, followed inner city children exposed to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH), a type of pollution resulting from the incomplete combustion...

TOPICS: African-American Community, Latino Community, Pollution, Pregnancy, Social Justice