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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.

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Most air pollution in NC is invisible and invisible air pollution can be the most deadly.

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North Carolina is one of the fastest growing states in the country.


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The anti-regulatory climate in the NC legislature has rolled back strong clean air policies.

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Job Opening: Policy Manager

Download/print full job description >> Clean Air Carolina (CAC) seeks to hire a full time Policy Manager responsible for managing its public policy program and advocacy activities to successfully impact law and policy throughout North Carolina and nationally, in...

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GUEST BLOG: Mobile Monitoring by Bike

AIRKEEPER STORY By Heather Ruckterstuhl Heather is a CAC AirKeeper and parent to 14 & 17 year old girls. She also is a Montessori assistant teacher, Girl Scout leader, and leader of Two Wheel Tuesday & Bicycle Friday groups.   The last bike commute of the...

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Job Opening: Senior Development Manager

Job Opening: Senior Development Manager Download Job Description (pdf) Clean Air Carolina (CAC) is seeking a dynamic team leader who will plan and direct a comprehensive fundraising program in alignment with CAC’s mission and core values. The Senior Development...

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Particulate matter linked to new cases of Diabetes

The Lancet Planetary Health journal recently published a study that links air pollution below national and world standards to increased cases of diabetes worldwide. Researchers found that in 2016 air pollution contributed to 14 percent of the total number of new...

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You know who is not a fan of transparency? The Trump administration. It’s working to silence your voices by gutting the National Environmental Policy Act. Follow this link to tell the White House to #ProtectNEPA and #ProtectYourVoice:

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#Ireland will become the first country in the world to #divest from fossil fuels: via @guardian

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The Trump administration wants to take away your right to speak up about important federal decisions by gutting the National Environmental Policy Act. Here’s what you need to know:

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The National Environmental Policy Act, or NEPA, is a bedrock environmental law in danger of being severely undermined if the Trump administration's infrastru...
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We joined the Michael J. Fox Foundation and 67 other national health and scientific organization to oppose @EPA’s proposal to restrict the science it uses: #ScienceNotSilence

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