“95% of school buses in the US run on diesel. But we know there’s no safe level of exposure to diesel exhaust for children,” says new report. Students and their communities, breathe exhaust fumes every single day. That diesel plume – a harmful carcinogen – contributes to lung cancer, asthma, and other respiratory illnesses.
The US comes in third for asthma-related air pollution (behind China and India), with 236,000 cases per year.This group of new studies from researchers around the world confirms that air pollution harms children’s health.
Learn how traffic pollution causes asthma, adding to longstanding health concerns about living, working, and playing near traffic-related air pollution.
Read about the ways in which new EPA head Andrew Wheeler is attacking clean air regulations and learn about three areas to watch as we move forward.
It’s time to make your voice heard and call your senator! Tell them why you oppose the nomination of Wheeler, a former coal lobbyist, to head the EPA.
Learn about congestion pricing, a toll system that helps cities raise funds for cleaner sources of transportation to reduce air pollution.
2018 wasn’t a great year for our planet, but looking forward we see hope in actions by companies, states and localities to address climate change in 2019.
What would you do, if your doctor told you that you had only several more years to get your cancer under control — or watch your disease become virtually untreatable?
Do you know where your politicians stand on climate change? Here are 10 questions we can all ask our politicians so we can make informed voting decisions.
Stand with Moms Clean Air Force in the fight to stop Trump’s EPA from rolling back effective clean car standards that protect our clean air and save money.
Read about a current proposal by Trump and Andrew Wheeler that rolls back clean car standards that protect our health and save us money at the pump.
Scandal-ridden Scott Pruitt is gone. See our list of 7 actions new EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler can take to help Americans breathe easier.