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Webinar: Air Pollution, Coal, and Human Health

October 25, 2012

Time: 7:30 - 8:45 pm
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Join us for an upcoming webinar on air pollution, coal and human health as part of PSR’s Virginia Health Voices for Clean Air.

Hear PSR Executive Director Catherine Thomasson, MD, discuss:

  • how air pollution harms public health,
  • the impact coal-generated electricity has on our air quality, and
  • the EPA’s role in protecting health and reducing air pollution. 

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Resources

  • Health Impacts of Natural Gas Infrastructure

    Fracked natural gas contaminates air and water where it is extracted, then pipelines transport gas-related pollutants for hundreds of miles. Distant communities may be exposed to toxic air pollutants, dangerous particulates, and radioactive materials. All of us are endangered as methane leaks into the atmosphere. Read more »

  • Natural Gas: Not a healthy or climate-protective solution for the Clean Power Plan

    Building natural gas plants to replace coal-fired power is not a solution to the climate crisis; it merely replaces one fossil fuel with another. Read more »

  • Death by Degrees

    The sign of Global Warming are already here. “Death by Degrees” is a series of reports looking at the damaging health effects of global warming by states or regions within the United States. We encourage you to learn about the public health threats global warming poses in your state/ region and contact your elected officials to support climate policies that reduce our reliance on dirty fossil fuels and supports energy efficiency, conservation and clean renewable energy production. Read more »

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    PSR's new PowerPoint presentation on how climate change impacts food production, and agriculture's contribution to climate change.