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2012-08-15 23:01:12

Summer contest aims to raise awareness about air quality in the region Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 14, 2012 A summer contest offers residents of Pennsylvania the chance to win prizes for guessing when the Steel City´s “First Clean Air Day of Summer” will occur. Much like a television weatherman might ask viewers to pick the first snow day of the year, the contest asks people to submit their guess for the First Clean Air Day of Summer. The contest is part of an ongoing...

2012-08-13 10:22:21

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Aug. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eco Power Solutions, the leading provider of advanced multi-pollutant emissions control systems, is offering tours of its Technology Center on Wednesday, August 15(th), as part of the 2012 Coal-Gen Conference (August 15-17, 2012). Opened in 2010, the Technology Center in Louisville gives visitors the chance to see the COMPLY 2000(TM), the world's most advanced, turnkey multi-pollutant emissions control technology on the market today, operating...

Toxic Power: Power Plants Are Contaminating Our Air And States
2012-08-10 05:04:43

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a report released Thursday by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Texas is the 10th worst state in the nation when it comes to exposing residents to toxic air pollution from coal-fired plants. Unfortunately, that's not all the report had to say about the Lone Star State. Texas also ranked 10th in toxic air pollution from the electric sector, emitting nearly 10.5 million pounds of harmful chemicals. This...

2012-08-09 06:23:02

'Toxic 20' States: KY, OH, PA, IN, WV, FL, MI, NC, GA, TX, TN, VA, SC, AL, MO, IL, MS, WI, MD, DE WASHINGTON, Aug. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Residents of Kentucky, Ohio and Pennsylvania are exposed to more toxic air pollution from coal-fired power plants than in any other state, according to an analysis by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). At the same time, the report found a 19 percent decrease in all air toxics emitted from power plants in 2010, the most...

2012-08-02 10:22:08

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Air quality forecasts predict Friday, Aug. 3, to be code Orange for ozone in seven regions across the state, the Department of Environmental Protection announced today. DEP and its regional air quality partnerships have forecast an Orange air quality action day for ozone for Friday in the Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Susquehanna Valley, Lehigh Valley and Liberty-Clairton regions. DEP has also issued code Orange air quality forecasts for...

2012-08-01 23:08:42

Most of the world's population will be subject to degraded air quality in 2050 if man-made emissions continue as usual. In this 'business-as-usual' scenario, the average world citizen 40 years from now will experience similar air pollution to that of today's average East Asian citizen. These conclusions are those of a study published today in Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, an Open Access journal of the European Geosciences Union (EGU). Air pollution is a major health risk that may...

2012-07-30 06:23:06

SAO PAULO, July 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Marfrig Group has just completed its first Scope 3 Global Greenhouse Gases (GHG) Emissions Inventory, which includes all sources of emission not under the Company's direct control, such as the production of the grains used in feed, enteric emissions by ruminants and third party transportation of product to clients, among other sources. "This is a pioneer initiative in the industry, and essential for the Company to understand the true carbon...

2012-07-25 00:27:41

China´s Olympian attempt to improve air quality during the 2008 summer games did more than provide a healthier atmosphere for the athletes. It also demonstrated that widespread changes in transportation patterns could greatly reduce the threat of climate change. New research by an international team of scientists led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) indicates that China´s restrictions on motor vehicles had the side benefit of dramatically cutting emissions...

2012-07-23 23:00:10

The affordable and versatile compact air cleaning system is for the removal of fumes, dust and other air pollution from work stations without the need for heavy and bulky machinery. (PRWEB) July 24, 2012 The Nex Flow Stream Vac is an in line air conveyor that when hooked up to a 2” hose and connected to a compressed air line, it will remove up to several hundred cubic feet of air while using only a minimal amount of compressed air, taking with it welding fumes, soldering fumes,...

2012-07-19 10:21:17

"These last 10 years truly are the decade of clean diesel and the results are visible today."The new generation of clean diesel technology is not only meeting its emissions reduction targets but is also exceeding them." - Tom Fulks, Diesel Technology Forum SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Officials from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) heard information today outlining how the transformation to clean diesel technology over the past decade has...


Latest Air dispersion modeling Reference Libraries

Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
2012-05-16 12:05:09

The Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology is a scientific journal published monthly by the American Meteorological Society. It was formerly titled the “Journal of Applied Meteorology.” This journal covers applied research related to physical meteorology, weather modification, satellite meteorology, radar meteorology, boundary layer processes, air pollution meteorology (including dispersion and chemical processes), agricultural and forest meteorology, and applied meteorological...

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