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To ensure cleaner air quality for all North Carolinians through education and advocacy and by working with our partners to reduce sources of pollution.

MAHA Puts Out Fire

MAHA’s support helps protect health of Fairfield Harbour community by Rachel McIntosh-Kastrinsky "We couldn’t have accomplished this without [MAHA’s] invaluable insight, help, and support,” said Cindy Pellegrini. In the summer of 2018, Medical Advocates for Healthy...

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Meet Our 2020 Interns

by Claire Brantley, Cole Jones, and Katie Jackson Clean Air Carolina is excited to introduce our 2020 summer interns! Claire Brantley, Cole Jones, and Katie Jackson will be working with us remotely all summer long on a variety of big projects and campaigns. Priority...

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Protect Public Health: EPA Should Tighten PM Standard

by Rachel McIntosh-Kastrinsky The US EPA is required to review the fine particulate matter (PM2.5) standard every five years to consider whether it should be changed based on new scientific evidence. In April, EPA decided the standard did not need to change in...

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Stand Together. Act Together.

Clean Air Carolina has long pursued both equity and public health. This past week, the connection between these two goals was painfully demonstrated once again: Racism is a Public Health Crisis. Something is clearly broken when, time after time, a society condones...

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Every community deserves to have a voice in projects that directly impact their health and safety. Gutting these crucial protections will endanger the health of all Americans. #ProtectNEPA #NEPA
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The south has untapped potential for economic growth and climate leadership. A new report from @The_SEAP details the climate actions we can take to reduce emissions, promote employment, and provide broad-based health benefits:
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Check out all the ways we expanded our impact in 2019 by reducing air pollution, mitigating climate change, and tackling environmental injustices.
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People with a history of air pollution exposure appear to see higher rates of COVID-19 infection and mortality. The American @LungAssociation will host a webinar tomorrow afternoon to consider the #environmentaljustice implications of these findings.