Increasingly, we recognize the impacts of small airborne particles on our health. Breathing particles less than 2.5 microns in diameter, known as PM2.5, is estimated to cause more than 3 million deaths per year worldwide.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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MAHA would like to welcome Candace Allen of Ahoskie and Karen Oles of Kernersville to the MAHA Advisory Board. Allen is a National Board for Respiratory Care Certified Respiratory Therapist and serves as a Pediatric Asthma Program Coordinator at Vidant Roanoke-Chowan...read more
Travel: the unexpected perk of a science career. Rachaele Otto, a teacher at the School of Business and Tourism in Los Angeles, invited Rachel McIntosh-Kastrinsky, MAHA manager, to speak to her AP Environmental Science students about science careers and air quality...read more
The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality, Division of Air Quality hereby gives notice that the following facility has applied for the approval of an air permit to construct and operate a methyl bromide fumigation operation.read more
Transparency, my [eye]. This is a dirty trick to disable public health science. Don’t be fooled by this sleazy stunt. https://t.co/ex5xM9gyFo
Woody Biomass Energy is harming NC Forests and polluting our skies.