AAH received a grant from the Hershey Foundation to support a pilot project to strengthen our understanding of threats to air quality caused by concrete batch plants in Houston neighborhoods, particularly environmental justice communities. In addition to a growing petrochemical industry and an expanding port, there are now an estimated 188 concrete batch plants within
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Last Thursday, I attended the North American Marine Environment Protection Association Conference in Deer Park, Texas, where largely industry professionals converged to discuss how industry can approach the regulatory changes they face, from a the 0.5% sulfur cap on fuels that is currently being rolled out to ballast water management to strategies for reducing emissions and dealing with
Date: Tue, 03/07/2017
Location: Magnolia Multi-Service Center, 7037 Capitol Street Houston, TX 77011
Register for the event here on EventBrite! A clean and healthy future is possible! At this community meeting, we will learn from organizer Jesse Marquez who helped create a roadmap for zero emissions at the Ports of Long Beach and LA to help residents near the ports breathe a little easier and find economic growth
A chemical leak in Baytown shows the weakness in our emergency notification systems.