Allen, Adrienne, MD, MPH, "I am short of breath, I can't walk." Clean Power Coalition, August 8, 2021
American Chemical Society. "Tracking air pollution disparities -- daily -- from space." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 22 August 2022.
Fuller, Gary, Even low levels of air pollution can damage health, study finds, The Guardian, August 12, 2022
HEI Panel on the Health Effects of Long-Term Exposure to Traffic-Related Air Pollution 2022. Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Selected Health Effects of Long-Term Exposure to Traffic-Related Air Pollution, Special Report 23. Boston, MA: Health Effects Institute [HEI is a nonprofit corporation chartered in 1980 as an independent research organization to provide high-quality, impartial, and relevant science on the health effects of air pollution.]
HEI Traffic Review Webinar: Health Effects of Traffic-Related Air Pollution, Health Effects Institute, Webinar recording July 16, 2022
Kuebler, Martin, Health groups call for fossil fuel nonproliferation treaty, DW.com, September 14, 2022
Landrigan, P.J., Fisher, S., Kenny, M.E. et al. A replicable strategy for mapping air pollution’s community-level health impacts and catalyzing prevention. Environ Health 21,70 (2022).
Mass Clean Air, Health Effect of Air Pollution in your Town (Map)
Mass Clean Air, Spreadsheet of town data
Mass Clean Air, Contacting Policy-Makers, The first step towards a Clean Air Massachusetts Provides a list of policies and actions that can reduce pollution; advocacy at the local and state levels.
Neslen, Arthur, Health groups call for global fossil fuel non-proliferation treaty, The Guardian.com, September 14, 2022
Power, Maria Belen, Sofia Owen, Ellin Reisner, Karl/Claire Müller and Staci Rubin, "Massachusetts needs to improve air quality in pollution hotspots (viewpoint)," MassLive, August 20, 2020 Urges adoption of the Air Quality Bill.
United States Census, QuickFacts, Peabody city, Massachusetts
Air Quality Monitors
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) (19 monitors)
Provides a choice of variables to display.
Detailed information at Peabody Square including historical data; select a different location for similar data.
IQ AIR provides data using the sources of Mass DEP, purple air, and IQ sensors to map Air Quality, PM2.5, NO2, and CO.
CBS News, Global pollution kills 9 million people each year, study finds MAY 17, 2022