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Air Quality

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Allegheny Co. Executive Says Air Quality, Jobs Improving

During a preview of his state of the county address next week, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald had some good news about the quality of air we breathe.

03/14/2014

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$415K Given For Asthma Study Of Pittsburgh Kids

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Heinz Endowments has given researchers $415,000 to study whether asthma rates among Pittsburgh Public Schools students are as bad as school nurses say. As many as half of the district’s 26,000 […]

01/21/2014

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Local School Adopts Air Quality Flag Program

With more and more children suffering from conditions like asthma, parents and teachers are paying close attention to air quality.

10/01/2013

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Air Quality Orange Alert Issued For Pittsburgh

Elderly people and anyone with respiratory issues are advised to stay indoors this weekend because of poor air quality.

06/22/2013

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Generational Child Abuse By Pollution

Chris Moore was joined by the Professor and Chair of Environmental Health Sciences at UCLA and former CDC Atlanta employee Richard Joseph Jackson on Sunday.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/14/2013

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Local Air Quality Improves, Still Long Way To Go

There are some new statistics out about the air we breathe in Pittsburgh. The American Lung Association just released its “State of the Air” report.

04/25/2012

Pittsburgh Air Quality Improves

Pittsburgh’s air quality has improved dramatically over the past year, according to a survey by the American Lung Association.

04/28/2010

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