Tag: clean air
This peer-reviewed study of air pollution impacts on older Americans suggests that current air qualitystandards set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) do not protect public health, and that strengthening the standards could save over 140,000 American lives over a decade.
"We will join our partner states and take the Trump Administration to court to fight another illegal and dangerous rollback.”
Media are missing the environmental justice story behind Trump's Affordable Clean Energy rule.
"We're seeing EPA trying to cut science out of the process."
The decision came after a federal appeals court sided with green groups that sought to block the "irresponsible and dangerous" policy.
"Pruitt and Wheeler are creating a loophole for super polluting freight trucks that will fill our children's lungs with toxic diesel pollution, ignoring public comments from moms and leading businesses across the country."