More people in the Charlotte region are starting to think about air quality. New, low cost, portable technology is allowing people to monitor our air in real time, for fine particulate matter also known as PM2.5. Clean Air Carolina (CAC) has purchased some of these...read more
Clean Air Carolina
In the two seconds it takes you to read this sentence you have taken about two breaths of air. That adds up to about 23,000 breaths a day. We want to make sure every breath you take is good for you.
Most air pollution in NC is invisible and invisible air pollution can be the most deadly.
North Carolina is one of the fastest growing states in the country.
The anti-regulatory climate in the NC legislature has rolled back strong clean air policies.
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Listen to the discussion here with our board member Dr. Brian Magi of UNC Charlotte and others talk about climate change:...read more
The surprising link between air pollution and Alzheimer’s disease (LA Times, 1/31/17) With environmental regulations expected to come under heavy fire from the Trump administration, new research offers powerful evidence of a link between air pollution and dementia...read more
Please take a moment as a concerned citizen, an AirKeeper, a Clean Air Carolina member, to tell the Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning Organization that the Metropolitan Transportation Plan for the city needs to protect the air we breathe. The public outreach...read more