This is the testimony Moms Clean Air Force’s regional manager, Elizabeth Brandt gave on November 6th, asking EPA to be more protective of our children, our families, and our communities by updating the current standards for ethane cracker plants.
Ethane “cracker plants” are industrial facilities that create the building blocks for plastics manufacturing. They also create air pollution that harms our health and makes climate change worse.
Moms Clean Air Force staff went to the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) with messages that highlighted the health risks of Trump’s proposed changes to the existing, working mercury rules.
Moms Clean Air Force staff and members made news throughout the country this week!
Toyota, Chrysler, and GM joined the Trump Administration in an effort to dangerously weaken their responsibilities to develop clean cars — and to fight the strong standards in California and thirteen other states.
Learn more about how the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards have affected the United States.
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Parents plead with PA Governor Tom Wolf to attend cancer crisis meeting: “You have a responsibility, both to your constituents who are battling cancer or have lost loved ones, and to the parents of all children who need to know what they can do to protect them from becoming cancer patients by the time they are young adults…”
Trump’s EPA is prioritizing profits over people by gutting a rule that limits methane pollution from oil and gas development. Trump and Wheeler should be held accountable for the crime of putting our children’s health and safety at risk with their radical deregulatory agenda.
Community Rx is a faith-based climate campaign dedicated to advocacy in African-American communities. Moms Clean Air Force’s Community Rx consultant, Tonya Calhoun, along with Moms Clean Air Force staff, attended and presented at the National Baptist Convention.
Dr. Jane Goodall and the Interfaith Rainforest Initiative, a global effort to mobilize the world’s religions to help stop tropical deforestation, come together to halt climate change.
A new study examined short-term exposure to small particulate matter pollution and mental health effects in children, and found that pollution was linked to worsening mental health disorders just days after exposure.