If you reside in one of North Carolina’s poorest counties, there is a greater chance that you are suffering from poorer health than are residents of wealthier counties. This disparate health outcome is further compounded by the fact that people with chronic diseases are often more vulnerable to the health effects of air pollution.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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JOB OPENING - Communications Manager Download/print full job description (pdf) Clean Air Carolina is a statewide nonprofit organization working for clean air and solutions to climate change since 2003. With offices in Charlotte and Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Clean...read more
ACTION ALERT: Malec Brothers Transportation, LLC is requesting changes to their air permit for a Methyl Bromide fumigation facility in Delco, Columbus County, NC. Methyl Bromide should not be used for fumigation purposes in North Carolina. The chemical is described by...read more
Ross, Marshall, and Hughes have been dedicated to tracking the air quality of the west side using special monitors provided by Clean Air Carolina. As the first AirKeepers to use the new home monitors, they have served as citizen scientists and have been collecting, tracking, and helping to interpret the air quality data captured by their devices.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.