environmental justice

Poder Comunitario Primera Linea: Silver City (“Building Community Power On The Frontlines: Silver City” Spanish Version)

El 10 de Junio, la organización CleanAirNow presentó el Proyecto “Building Community Power on the Frontlines: Silver City”, o “Poder Comunitario Primera Linea: Silver City” (el término usado para describir comunidades al pie de la industria), a las Promotoras de salud de El Centro, una organización dedicada a proporcionar recursos a la población Hispana de …

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Building Community Power On The Frontlines: Silver City

The federal reference air monitors currently installed in Kansas City by the Environmental Protection Agency only measure ambient air pollution, and they are several miles away from the community of Argentine. Therefore, implementing an air monitoring network will be more beneficial for gathering air quality data in the community. Though minuscule, over time 2.5 μm …

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CleanAirNow Brings Air Quality Training to Kansas City, Kansas

On Tuesday, March 28, CleanAirNow and the Diesel Health Project conducted a training class on the health risks of air pollution in Kansas City, Kansas, and how people can protect themselves, their family, and their community.  The class focused on diesel exhaust air pollution, which can trigger asthma attacks and  cause cardiovascular illness and cancer, …

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