3-4 Regulations: Clean Air Act & NC Clean Smokestacks Act

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NC Clean Smokestacks Act Video

This video reviews the history of the North Carolina Clean Smokestacks Act through interviews with key figures who participated in its passage through an amazing collaboration of industry, government and environmental interests. They explain why the bill was introduced, how it was enacted, and how it has benefited North Carolina’s air quality and the health of its residents. The video also highlights how the Act has impacted a teenager with asthma.

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Teacher to Teacher 1-1

Clean Air Act - Teacher to Teacher Tips

The quick video below has tips for doing this activity from Mark Townley, an award-winning, North Carolina high school teacher. Mark helped develop It’s Our Air and has used each of these activities with his students.


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OTHER MODULE 3 (AIR POLLUTION PROBLEMS & SOLUTIONS) ACTIVITIES AND VIDEOS

3-1 Scientific Literacy and Air Quality

3-2 Introduction to Solutions & Home Energy Choices

3-3 Driving Choices & Calculating Car Emissions

3-4 Regulations: Clean Air Act & NC Clean Smokestacks Act (this activity)

3-5 Research and Action