Posts tagged with: public health

One Breath Partnership Launch

Air Alliance Houston is proud to announce the launch of the One Breath Partnership, for which we are serving as a founding member. Other participating partners include Environment Texas, Environmental Defense Fund, Environmental Integrity Project, Public Citizen, and Rice University. The partnership’s work is made possible through the Houston Endowment. One Breath Partnership serves to amplify the work of Houston-area scientists,

Pruitt Takes Lax Approach on Areas Not Meeting Ozone Regulations

The Trump administration is making Houstonians wait for cleaner air by delaying implementation of Obama-era limits on ozone, the lung-searing gas also known as smog. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Monday declared roughly 2,650 counties nationwide as effectively in compliance with the 70 parts per billion standard for the ubiquitous pollutant, but did not make a final decision