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Drafting Error?

Is the Clean Power Plan illegal because it is regulated under the wrong section of the Clean Air Act?

Climate Change

Boris Johnson defends London's record on air pollution

The Mayor of London’s office has strenuously defended the city’s record on air pollution, insisting that it is far from the worst polluted city, despite data showing that nitrogen dioxide (NO2) levels have been higher than anywhere else yet recorded. 647 more words

Air Quality

A billboard that cleans the air

Particulate matter increases respiratory disease, heart disease & the incidence of fatal heart attacks. Also, according to the World Health Organisation, particulate matter causes cancer. These are really important reasons why trees are needed along streets & highways. 274 more words

Environment

Cold is lethal, cool is toxic, and the warming fanatics talk about catastrophe from warming?

I gave a lecture on warming human health effects at the 2014 Heartland Climate Change conference in Las Vegas.

Warm is good for living things and we should hope these clowns are right and that the planet is goin’ to warm, but we can’t trust them because they can’t keep their promises.

Climate Change

First national study finds trees saving lives, reducing respiratory problems: Air pollution modeling reveals broad-scale impacts of pollution removal by trees

Courtesy of NRS:

In the first broad-scale estimate of air pollution removal by trees nationwide, U.S. Forest Service scientists and collaborators calculated that trees are saving more than 850 human lives a year and preventing 670,000 incidences of acute respiratory symptoms. 456 more words

Health

Increase diesel taxes to fight pollution, say Boris Johnson and green groups

Green campaigners, pollution experts and the mayor of London have called on government to increase taxes on diesel fuel to tackle dirty air in UK cities. 832 more words

Air Quality

PhD studentships at the University of Chester

We have 6 fully funded PhD studentships in the Faculty of Science and Engineering at the University of Chester. For the details contact me or see the advert here.

Air Pollution