Monthly Archives: June 2014

How Might EPA’s New Carbon Rules Affect Lung Health?

Here’s some data from the American Lung Association on how EPA’s new carbon rules might affect lung health.  Mainly, it’s through the reduction of fine particulate matter pollution – PM 2.5 – which is one of the many pollutants emitted … Continue reading

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Code Orange Air Quality in Richmond tomorrow

DEQ is projecting a Code Orange air quality day in Richmond tomorrow, and a Code Yellow in Roanoke.  If Richmond gets a few in a row it could suggest a trend that will see Roanoke following shortly thereafter. Air quality … Continue reading

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Code Yellow Air Quality Day for Monday, June 16

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Dan Salkovitz, (804) 698-4404 or Mike Kiss, (804) 698-4460 Air quality forecasts for June 14, June 15, and June 16, 2014 More detailed information is available on the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality web site at … Continue reading

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Code Yellow Are Quality Day for Saturday the 7th

Air quality forecasts for June 7, June 8, and June 9, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Dan Salkovitz, (804) 698-4404 or Mike Kiss, (804) 698-4460 Air quality forecasts for June 7, June 8, and June 9, 2014 More detailed information … Continue reading

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