NACAA is the national, non-partisan, non-profit association of air pollution control agencies in 40 states, the District of Columbia, four territories and 116 metropolitan areas.
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EPA has been developing programs to cut emissions of these commonly found air pollutants since the Clean Air Act was passed in 1970. It's a big job, and although a great deal of progress has been made, it will take time to make the air healthy throughout the country.
HARC, a 501(c)(3) organization incorporated as Houston Advanced Research Center, is a research hub providing independent analysis on energy, air, and water issues to people seeking scientific answers. We are focused on building a sustainable future that helps people thrive and nature flourish.
There are potential sources of air pollution in just about every room of your house, but don’t despair. The good news is that there are easy, and affordable, solutions for most of them.
Indoor Air Quality for Sustainable Buildings -- BuildingEcology.com for useful and reliable feature articles, for the latest news and events listings. Check out our links to the best information on Indoor Air Quality and Sustainable Buildings on the web. Our "events" page links you to IAQ and to Sustainability meetings and conferences all over the world.We invite your suggestions and comments on our resources related to indoor environmental quality, architecture, healthy buildings, and the built environment's impacts on the sustainability of human settlements.
Clean Air Revival provides public education about the medical hazards of exposure to wood smoke and other fine particulate pollution. Smoke from residential burning of wood and coal, wood burning restaurants and outdoor burning of wood, leaves, crops, tires and debris is permeating our neighborhoods, resulting in high ground level concentrations of toxic air pollution.
Improve air quality and mitigate climate-change simultaneously, urge Julia Schmale and colleagues.
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Valley CAN is a non-profit advocacy group committed to improving air quality in communities throughout the California San Joaquin Valley.
To protect public health and agriculture from the adverse effects of air pollution by identifying air pollution problems and developing a comprehensive program to achieve and maintain state and federal air quality standards.
- Improve the communities’ understanding of the primary sources of air pollution, and these sources relative contribution of diesel particulate matter and other air pollutants in South Park and Georgetown
- Reduce exposure to diesel particulate pollution and determine if other air pollutants are also a significant threat to residents’ health
- Reduce the frequency and severity of asthma attacks among local residents, especially children
PARTNER Project 11 Final Report. This work was funded by the US Federal Aviation Administration Office of Environment and Energy under FAA Award.
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District established the Spare the Air program to educate residents about the effects of air pollution and encourage actions to improve air quality in the Bay Area.
Clean Air Council is a member-supported environmental organization serving the Mid-Atlantic Region. The Council is dedicated to protecting and defending everyone’s right to breathe clean air. The Council works through a broad array of related sustainability and public health initiatives, using public education, community action, government oversight, and enforcement of environmental laws.
Utah Moms for Clean Air uses the power of moms to clean up Utah's dirty air. We are uncompromising defenders of our children's health. Our intent is simple: to ensure that our children, whose lives are entrusted to us, have a healthy environment in which to grow and flourish. Throughout the year we remain vigilant. As mothers we respond quickly, boldly and publicly to defend our children.