Air Quality


Indoor Air Repair  The Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics has created a useful educational piece called the Indoor AIRepair at Home, School and Play Kit. The kit helps children with asthma, their parents, relatives, school administrators and other community members recognize the correlation between good indoor air quality and improved asthma symptoms. It’s available in English and Spanish.

Air Pollution and Pregnancy: Information for Prenatal Health Care Providers This informative document contains tips for pregnant women on how to best avoid air pollution and promote a healthy pregnancy.

State of the Air Report   The American Lung Association’s annual State of the Air Report offers local air quality rankings, including a listing of the “25 dirtiest cities.”  Enter your zip code on the State of the Air Web site to find out how your city measures up and what you can do to help improve it.

AIRNow  Provides easy access to national air quality information, daily Air Quality Index forecasts as well as real-time AQI conditions for over 300 cities across the US.

Healthy air at home, school, work, and outdoors   The American Lung Association’s resource for understanding air pollution and what you can do to improve air quality.

Fifty States United for Healthy Air  Americans have a fundamental right to breathe clean, healthy air.  Clean Air Ambassadors, including doctors, nurses, faith leaders, social advocates, and affected citizens from all fifty states, are working tirelessly to ensure this right.

Carbon monoxide poisoning prevention toolkit  CDC has released a toolkit for carbon monoxide poisoning prevention.  It features free downloadable and easy to use resources that organizations can include in their own awareness materials and communication channels. The toolkit includes: Web banner ads, flyers and posters, print PSAs, B-roll video, and bill inserts that can be re-formatted into magnets.
The content of the toolkit also provides strategic approaches and suggestions to use and distribute these resources.