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Air Alliance Houston Happenings

The following are just a few of the projects keeping AAH’s staff busy during the month of April: AAH executive director Bakeyah Nelson’s latest op-ed, “Will the I-45 expansion make our air worse?” was published by the Houston Chronicle’s Gray Matters section. AAH will be participating in two Earth Day Houston events this weekend, at

TCEQ denies permit for concrete batch plant in Houston neighborhood

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Emilia Benton, (541) 961-9811, emilia@airalliancehouston.org TCEQ denies permit for concrete batch plant in Houston neighborhood Decision marks turning point, helps to protect public health (HOUSTON – April 18, 2018) Air Alliance Houston today applauded the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality’s rejection of a permit application for a new concrete batch plant

New study shows air pollution may pose serious health risks to children

A new study, published by the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, shows that even short-term exposure of air pollution increases the risk of lower respiratory infections, which can lead to serious health effects in young children. Acute respiratory infection of the lungs and airways, usually caused by viruses, is one of the

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