The sensors help bridge gaps in air quality data due to critical shortages of government monitoring stations.
Twelve papers formed the scientific basis for fast action to strengthen the treaty, which was already safeguarding stratospheric ozone, so it also protects the climate by reducing super pollutants.
A new study focuses on the frequency and distribution of tropical cyclones over the past 40 years.
Si el mundo continúa utilizando combustibles fósiles, la contaminación por partículas finas derivadas del humo de incendios podría duplicarse de finales de verano a inicios de otoño en el área del Pacífico Noroeste en los EE.UU. para el año 2100.
As cities face health threats from heat and air pollution—both expected to worsen from climate change—researchers pilot a community scientist effort to map air quality and improve urban health.
A Boston study revealed that natural gas piped into homes contained 21 toxins on the EPA’s hazardous air pollutant list.
Analysis of data from 11 western U.S. states found higher cancer rates in people living in areas with elevated gas-based pest control.
Scientists are making strides in monitoring firefighters for pollutant exposure using silicone wristbands, which will become even more important as wildfires encroach on the built environment.
Toxic particulate matter has decreased by about a third over the past decade, but levels are still above what’s considered healthy.