pollution http://kuer.org en UCAIR Becomes a Private Non-Profit http://kuer.org/post/ucair-becomes-private-non-profit <p></p><p>State officials re-launched the Utah Clean Air Partnership or UCAIR today as a non-profit entity with a a new board of directors.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 23:03:12 +0000 Terry Gildea 30752 at http://kuer.org UCAIR Becomes a Private Non-Profit Will Utah Weigh in on EPA’s New Cleaner Fuels and Cars Standards? http://kuer.org/post/will-utah-weigh-epa-s-new-cleaner-fuels-and-cars-standards <p></p><p>The federal Environmental Protection Agency is now taking public comment on <a href="http://yosemite.epa.gov/opa/admpress.nsf/bd4379a92ceceeac8525735900400c27/eb163eb6d4c6c53585257b3d004cb646!OpenDocument">proposed new cleaner fuels and cars standards</a>.&nbsp;Known as Tier 3 of the Clean Air Act Amendments, they’re designed to improve air quality and public health by reducing the sulfur content of gasoline and making cars more efficient.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 04:18:47 +0000 Andrea Smardon 28201 at http://kuer.org Will Utah Weigh in on EPA’s New Cleaner Fuels and Cars Standards? Utah Looks in Bathroom Cupboards to Reduce Air Pollution http://kuer.org/post/utah-looks-bathroom-cupboards-reduce-air-pollution <p>Most strategies to reduce air pollution in northern Utah focus on emissions from cars and industry, but the state’s Division of Air Quality (DAQ) is targeting another source of pollution – the products in our bathroom cupboards, cleaning closets, and garage shelves.&nbsp; The DAQ board will consider a <a href="http://www.airquality.utah.gov/Air-Quality-Board/Packets/2013/February/ITEM_X_R307-357.pdf">new rule </a>Wednesday that would regulate consumer products containing volatile organic compounds.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 22:45:38 +0000 Andrea Smardon 24594 at http://kuer.org Utah Looks in Bathroom Cupboards to Reduce Air Pollution