News Release | Environment Missouri

Missouri Officials Sign Clean Air Promise to Protect Public Health

Last week Missouri's Commissioner of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Dr. Chris Nicastro, Saint Louis Alderwoman Phyllis Young and Saint Louis Alderwoman Lyda Krewson signed onto the Clean Air Promise. The Clean Air Promise is a pledge to protect American children and families from dangerous air pollution by defending clean air policies against Congressional attacks.

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New Report: Ameren Labadie Energy Center 2nd in Nation for Mercury Pollution

Saint Louis, MO – Missouri’s power plants emit more mercury pollution than power plants in 46 other states, according to brand new U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) data outlined in Environment Missouri Research & Policy Center's latest report, Missouri’s Biggest Mercury Polluters.

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New Report: St. Louis Named 7th Smoggiest Large Metro Area in the Country

Today Environment Missouri Research & Policy Center released a new report showing that the St. Louis area ranks as the 7th smoggiest large metropolitan area in the country. Smog is a harmful air pollutant that leads to asthma attacks and exacerbates respiratory illnesses, especially among children and the elderly.

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Missouri Public News Service: Water Bill Leaves "Bad Taste" for Environmentalists

This article from the Missouri Public News Service quotes Environment Missouri's Ted Mathys on the dangers of Congress slipping dirty water policy riders into funding bills.

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