air pollution

Take action: Strengthen the Good Neighbor Plan!

May 13, 2024

EPA is seeking comments on a proposal to strengthen their  regulations on cross-state air pollution. We need to make sure that input from the health community is heard!

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Air Pollution and Human Health

May 2, 2024

Texas PSR presents Drs. Poune Saberi and Folashade Afolabi on air quality indoors and outdoors, vulnerable populations, and pollution sources in Texas.

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Significant Wins for Environment & Health in New Biden Administration Rules

May 1, 2024

PSR applauds the Biden Administration’s Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Housing and Urban Development, and Department of Agriculture for their recently finalized rules that will help to improve the health of communities nationwide. PSR and our members submitted comments on four of these rules to ensure that they strongly protected public health. 

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On the Chopping Block: California’s Climate Program for Low-Income Housing

April 17, 2024

Article in The American Prospect quoting PSR-Los Angeles’ Alex Jasset.

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Take action: Defend the Clean Air Act!

April 9, 2024

Congress is trying to roll back key Clean Air Act protections. Tell your Member to oppose the “Smoggy Skies Act.”

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Gas-powered building equipment fuels poses serious public health risks

March 28, 2024

Article in the Oregon Capital Chronicle citing Oregon PSR’s new report on indoor air pollution.

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PSR & Gas Leaks Team Up To Get Warning Labels on Gas Stoves

March 25, 2024

Watch the video and sign the petition demanding warning labels on gas stoves.

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Oregon PSR Reports on Indoor Air Pollution

March 22, 2024

The report details the pollution caused by burning fossil fuels for heating and water heating in Oregon homes and buildings, and finds that communities of color across the state are disproportionately impacted by air pollution from homes and buildings.

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Take action to clean up car and truck pollution!

March 21, 2024

Please join us in thanking EPA for taking action to clean up cars and encouraging them to do the same for trucks.

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Quotes from National Health and Medical Organizations in Response to EPA’s New Cleaner Cars Standards

March 20, 2024

Press release from the American Lung Association on EPA’s new rule on tailpipe emissions from new cars, with quotes from PSR Executive Director Brian Campbell, PhD and Board Member Katie Huffling, DNP, RN, CNM, FAAN.

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