air quality

Campaign reduces car idling at two elementary schools

Air monitoring also found variation in air pollution levels between the schools’ playgrounds and the pick-up/drop-off lines.


The air we breathe

Improving air quality will improve our community health.


An honor and a privilege

Senior Vice President Dan Reed steps down to focus on research, policy work and writing.


Methane emissions: Falling, but leaking

The longest continuously monitored methane emissions record shows how market forces and oilfield practices can impact greenhouse gas emissions.


U professor featured in Utah air quality documentary

Daniel Mendoza shares personal stories and scientific perspectives.


Up in smoke

U researchers have developed a method to better predict when wildfire smoke affects residents.


Saving energy, cutting pollution

The U’s Intermountain Industrial Assessment Center helps businesses save energy, operate with less emissions.


How air pollution changed during COVID-19 in Park City

Air pollution dropped more in commercial than residential areas, and residential emissions rebounded faster following reopening.


Wildfire smoke trends worsening for Western U.S.

A new study shows how the timing and location of smoke impacts shift in August and September.


How outdoor pollution affects indoor air quality

Wildfire and firework smoke are more impactful to indoor air than inversions.