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A Chemical Site In Texas Has Been On Fire For Days, But Air Quality Is Safe, Officials Say
“I know the cloud of dark smoke seems ominous," Houston's mayor said of the plume, which could be seen up to 30 miles away.
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New York Just Sued The Trump EPA For Reversing Obama-Era Air Pollution Rule
Alexander C. Kaufman
Five other states, plus New York City, joined the Empire State's suit.
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Air Pollution Is Killing Kids, But Trump's EPA Doesn't Seem To Care
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Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler is setting future doctors like me up for failure.
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As Wildfire Smoke Chokes San Francisco, Local Groups Protect The Most Vulnerable
Thousands of desperately needed air masks are being distributed by California’s community-based organizations.
San Francisco Bay Area’s Homeless Can't Escape Bad Air Quality From Wildfires
As smoke still hangs heavy in Northern California from the deadly Camp fire, some of the most vulnerable groups can’t easily find respite.
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California Wildfires Are A Bigger Public Health Nightmare Than Anyone Imagined
Even people nearly 200 miles from the flames are suffering the consequences of the massive Camp fire.
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States Shift Focus To Pollution Victims As Trump Nears 2 Major Climate Rollbacks
Alexander C. Kaufman
The Trump administration's plans to weaken vehicle and power plant emissions rules could soon become reality.
Emails Show ‘Cozy’ Ties Between EPA’s Air Office And Its Chief's Former Firm
Bill Wehrum pushed industry-friendly policies as he and his staff stayed in contact with his old corporate law firm.
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Europe Is Making Moves To Ditch Dirty Cars. Trump Wants More Of Them.
Denmark, Norway, France and the U.K. have a date to ban gas and diesel cars. In the U.S., the plan is to gut car emission legislation.
Wildfire Smoke Begins To Clear Up In Seattle
The air quality in Seattle and other parts of Washington, classified as "unhealthy," is finally beginning to improve.
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9 Out Of 10 Air Pollution Deaths Occur In Developing Countries, WHO Study Finds
And almost everyone is breathing toxic air.
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How Much Are You 'Smoking' By Breathing Urban Air?
By Martín Echenique, CityLab
A new app can tell you (and it’s not pretty).
How Green Is Your State?
And the number one greenest state is ...
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White House Abruptly Orders EPA To Loosen Clean Air Rules In Polluter Giveaway
Alexander C. Kaufman
The executive order puts poor communities and people of color particularly at risk.
Even Breathing Is A Risk In One Of Orlando's Poorest Neighborhoods
People inhale soot and noxious fumes from the car-laden highways encircling their historically black community.
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Farewell To Cars: Berlin Plans Its Bike Revolution
By Jürgen Klöckner, Staff Writer, HuffPost Germany
The German capital is launching an ambitious plan to build bicycle superhighways and protected bike lanes.
A Fire Has Been Burning For Days At A West Virginia Plastics Warehouse
And the EPA has been silent.
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Air Pollution Kills Millions Each Year. Here's How Cities Can Fight It.
By Alison Moodie, On Assignment For HuffPost
“Most cities would have healthier populations if their air was cleaner."
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When The Air In Your Home Is More Polluted Than Outside
“If you say ‘air pollution’ to someone, they don’t necessarily think about what is happening inside their homes."
Energy-Producing Pavement Is Part Of London’s “Smart Street”
London’s new “smart street” is using new technology to encourage sustainable shopping and draw customers in.
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Air Pollution Links People Thousands Of Miles Apart In Deadly Ways
International trade and global air currents mean we all share the costs.
No Protection For The Poor And Black As Trump Aims To Slash EPA
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Trump's deconstruction of the EPA stands to hit low-income communities of color the hardest.
'Green News Report' - February 9, 2017
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Co-hosts of the radio’s nationally syndicated ‘Green News Report’
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