The annual NC BREATHE Conference will be held on April 11 at Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington, NC. The one day conference brings together academics, students, medical and health professionals, state, federal and local environmental agencies and community...read more
The AirKeepers program at Clean Air Carolina made a lot of positive impressions at the recent Air Sensors International Conference (ASIC) in Oakland, Calif.
ASIC attendees included regulatory scientists and engineers, air monitoring instrument manufacturers, academic researchers, regional community leaders, and community science groups. I met researchers from all over the U.S., but also Canada, Finland, Qatar, China, and Japan, and I’m sure I didn’t meet everyone.
An opportunity to improve community awareness and action on air quality On June 25 and 26, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) held the Deliberating Performance Targets for Air Quality Sensors workshop/webinar. The two-day conference brought together...read more
Six recommendations stem from 2018 NC BREATHE conference On Thursday, March 8, 2018, academics, students, medical and health professionals, state, federal and local environmental agencies and community groups gathered at the fourth annual NC BREATHE conference hosted...read more
2018 NC BREATHE ConferencePOSTER AWARDS AND CLOSING REMARKS2018 NC BREATHE ConferencePanel Discussion2018 NC BREATHE ConferencePRACTICING TRANSLATION: AN EXERCISE IN MEDIA RELATIONS ï Liam OíFallon, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) ï Gayle...read more
By: Dorothy Rawleigh, CHES “There is no such thing as a single-issue struggle because we do not live single-issue lives.” This quote by civil rights activist Audrey Lorde was heard numerous times at the 39th Annual Minority Health Conference that took place on Friday,...read more
While the parents are waiting in “kiss and go” lanes to drop off their kids, their cars idle. Matthew Adams from the University of Toronto wanted to know if this caused a significant increase in the particulate matter at schools. After surveying the cars at various...read more