pollution

Persistent inequitable exposure to air pollution in Salt Lake County schools

A new study utilized a community-university partnership of nearly 200 PM 2.5 sensors through the Air Quality and U network. U researchers revealed persistent social inequalities in Salt Lake County schools.


Taking on environmental injustice

Environmental injustices play out in Salt Lake City as they do across the globe, especially when it comes to air quality.


Warhol grant to support exhibit on air quality

The UMFA is one of 46 arts organizations receiving money.


Could asthma be preventable?

A new grant will fund research into air pollution and asthma.


BRIGHT LIGHTS UNDER A DARK SKY

A look at the university’s plan to illuminate campus while achieving Dark Sky compliance.


TURN YOUR KEY, BE IDLE FREE

A group of U students take air quality matters into their own hands by launching an idle-free campus initiative.


BREATHE EASY

Student project makes air filtration masks available to campus community at a discount.


THE FUTURE OF PEDIATRIC ASTHMA RESEARCH

Interdisciplinary U team awarded $5.5 million for investigation of impact of air quality, other environmental exposures.


AIR QUALITY FOR THE WIN

A 2014-15 Honors Praxis Lab will be awarded with the Utah Medical Association’s Environmental Health Award on Sept. 18.


HITCH A RIDE AT THE U

Zimride by Enterprise becomes the university’s newest, innovative tool to reduce its emissions.