Pandemic Lockdowns Improved Air Quality In 84% Of Countries Worldwide, Report FindsCoronavirus lockdowns led to air quality improvements in most countries, but the level of pollutants will likely rise as governments lift restrictions and economies swing back into gear, according to a new report.
Maryland Weather: Code Orange Air Quality Alert In Baltimore Area MondayThere's a code orange air quality alert in the Baltimore area Monday.
Maryland Weather: Toasty Tuesday In Store; Air Quality Alert IssuedA stagnant mass of air will lead to toasty temperatures and reduced air quality on Tuesday.
NASA, NOAA Team Up In Effort To Study Impact Of Wild Fires On Air QualityThe recent California wildfires are having a serious impact on air quality across the country.
Code Orange Air Quality Alert In Effect Tuesday For Baltimore Metro AreaA code orange was issued for the air quality on Tuesday, Aug. 6.
Local Group Pushing For Cleaner Air In Baltimore Region With CampaignClean Air Partners launched the "Breathe Easy" campaign by recommending simple steps residents can take to improve air quality.
Baltimore Smog Meets Federal Limit For First TimeScientists have announced that Baltimore's smog levels no longer exceed the limit set by the Environmental Protection Agency, but some people are still at risk from breathing the air.
Panel Advances Air Quality Proposals In Maryland A Maryland panel has advanced new protections against smog pollution proposed by the Maryland Department of the Environment.
Panel Delays Final Vote On Smog ProtectionsA Maryland panel has given provisional approval to new protections against smog, but some environmental groups are not happy that a final vote has been delayed for a month.
Code Orange Air Quality Alert Issued For Baltimore AreaThe Maryland Department of the Environment has issued a Code Orange Air Quality Alert on Tuesday for the Baltimore metro area.
Md. Improves Air Quality, But Still Ranks In Top 20 Power Plant PollutersNew rankings show Maryland remains among the nation’s top 20 power plant polluters.
Prince George's Co. Fire Warns Residents Of Heat, Poor Air QualityPrince George's County fire officials are warning residents to be aware of unhealthy air quality.
Environment Report: Maryland Not Meeting Ozone StandardsMaryland is not meeting federal ozone standards and isn't likely to do so without federal policies to address pollution blowing in from other states.
Study: Less Smog In Baltimore-Washington Area But Other Types Of Pollution Are HighA new study by the American Lung Association (ALA) is showing mixed results for the air we're breathing in the Baltimore-Washington area.
Report: Md. Zip Codes Among Nation's Most PollutedA new report says the Curtis Bay and Brooklyn areas outside Baltimore are among the nation's most polluted zip codes.