Air Pollution

Supreme Court Seems Divided Over EPA Mercury LimitsThe Supreme Court's conservative justices cast doubt Wednesday on the Obama administration's first-ever regulations aimed at reducing power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants.
No-Burn Alert Takes Effect Monday For Parts Of SoCalOfficials are issuing a no-burn alert Monday for residents in greater Los Angeles, Orange County and the Inland Empire.
No-Burn Alert Issued For Southern CaliforniaSouthern California air quality regulators are issuing a no-burn alert for Monday, advising residents not to burn wood or fire logs because of excessive air pollution.
Study: Southern California's Air Quality Getting HealthierThe cancer risk from air pollution in Southern California has dropped by more than 50 percent since 2005, according a study released Thursday by the South Coast Air Quality Management District.
Pioneering Researcher Behind State's Clean-Air Regulations DiesJames Pitts, a pioneering smog researcher whose work spurred California's ground-breaking clean-air regulations, has died. He was 93.
Fight Skin Aging Due To Air Pollution With ClarisonicAir pollution is not only bad for your health, it also makes you look older!
Report: SoCal Tops List For Worst Air Pollution In U.S. Southern California is back at the top of the list for having the worst air pollution in the country.
Drought Pushing More Air Pollution Into Southern California As No-Burn Alerts TripleSouthern California has seen 16 no-burn alerts this winter - compared to five last year - with the hardest hit areas in the San Joaquin Valley.
California EPA Study Reveals Most Polluted CitiesParts of California are well known for their pollution, and a recent study is helping to pinpoint the most severe contributors.
UCLA Researchers Find Potential Link Between Air Pollution And Childhood CancerUCLA researchers have found a possible link between auto pollution exposure and several childhood cancers, officials at the university’s Fielding School of Public Health said Tuesday.
USC Researchers Link Autism With Breathing Air PollutionUSC researchers say they have evidence that links autism with breathing air pollution.
Pollution Experts Say Carmageddon II Will Help Clear The Air That deep breath you take this weekend? Thank Carmageddon II.
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