Air quality test showing healthy, breathable air

Is the air I’m breathing safe? How do I know the air quality where I live?



Originally Published:

October 4, 2021


From orange alerts to air inversions, Allegheny County’s air quality is sometimes dangerous. Learn how local pollution is measured and how to stay informed of risks.

Speakers Series with Dr. Jalonne White-Newsome, the White House's Chief Environmental Justice Officer

Our program focuses on the crucial issue of environmental justice, particularly in the face of climate change. The event will take place on Wednesday, May 1st, 2024, 6:00 – 8:30 pm, at the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Pittsburgh.

During her talk, Dr. White-Newsome will shed light on the disproportionate impact of environmental pollution and climate change on low-income neighborhoods and communities of color.

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