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The Latest On: Clean Air

September 9, 2013 | Case

Taking on Detroit Edison’s Dirty Fossil Fuel Fleet

Earthjustice is representing Sierra Club in a challenge of Detroit Edison’s multi-million dollar modifications at multiple coal plants in southern Michigan that were executed without installation of legally required modern pollution controls.

September 5, 2013 | Article

What is CSAPR Anyway?

CSAPR would identify the emissions within 27 states in the U.S. that affect the ability of neighboring and downwind states to achieve cleaner air. The rule would substantially reduce the adverse air quality impacts of these emissions transported across state lines.

August 11, 2013 | Video

The Right To Breathe

Every time you blow out a candle, every time you blow a bubble, you declare the right to breathe. Air pollution threatens that right. The Clean Air Act defends it. Everyone has the right to breathe. Clean air should be a fundamental right. Watch the Right to Breathe video.

July 1, 2013 | Case

Obtaining Stronger Smog Standards to Save Lives

In 2013, Earthjustice filed a lawsuit demanding that the EPA finally take action on overdue standards for ozone—also known as smog—an air pollutant linked to tens of thousands of premature deaths, emergency room visits and asthma attacks each year.

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