Post Tagged with: "air pollution"

Mayor Bill de Blasio signed Local Law 97 which set costly new carbon emissions limits on condo and co-op residential buildings.

Presidents Co-op and Condo Council Holds Local Law 97 Town Hall Meeting in Queens

The Presidents Co-op and Condo Council (PCCC) invites residents and stakeholders to attend a Town Hall Meeting to discuss the implications of Local Law 97 on co-op communities. The event will take place on July 26 at 6:30 pm at […]

Hoyt Transportation Allegedly Exceeded Limits on Vehicle Idling,
Leading to Air Pollution in Communities of Color

Attorney General James Stops School Bus Company from Polluting in The Bronx

New York Attorney General Letitia James today announced a settlement with Hoyt Transportation, Inc., a Bronx-based school bus company, ending its alleged practice of excessive idling at bus yards. Excessive vehicle idling causes air pollution, endangering the health and wellness of […]

by · October 7, 2022 · Breaking News, Environment, News
Yearly Cost of U.S. Premature Births Linked to Air Pollution

Yearly Cost of U.S. Premature Births Linked to Air Pollution

  NEW YORK, March 29, 2016  — The annual economic cost of the nearly 16,000 premature births linked to air pollution in the United States has reached $4.33 billion, according to a report by scientists at NYU Langone Medical Center. The […]

by · March 29, 2016 · Environment, Science, Women