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August 10, 2013 | Video

This Is How Asthma Feels

Millions of Americans suffer from asthma. However, most people don't know how brutal it is to live with the disease. Breathing is a fundamental right, yet every day air pollution affects our right to breathe clean air.

May 28, 2020 | In the News: Bloomberg Law

EPA Disagreed With White House on Updating Mercury Analysis

Neil Gormley, Attorney, Washington, D.C., Earthjustice: “[The emails show] that even OMB agreed with public health and environmental groups and EPA’s independent science advisers that EPA should have grappled with new information showing that the benefits of MATS are much greater than EPA estimated and the costs much lower.”

May 15, 2020 | Letter

Joint comments: NY Proposed Part 248 Use of Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel Fuel and Best Available Retrofit Technology for Heavy Duty Vehicles and Part 200 General Provisions

American Lung Association, Earthjustice, Environmental Advocates of New York, Jobs to Move America, New York Public Interest Research Group, New Yorkers for Clean Power, and Sierra Club submit comments on the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) proposed amendments to its regulations implementing the Diesel Emission Reduction Act of 2006 (DERA). We applaud DEC’s proposed amendments that extend DERA’s requirements to use ultra-low sulfur diesel and best available retrofit technology to heavy-duty vehicles operated on behalf of State agencies, and not just those vehicles directly owned, operated, or leased by State agencies