air pollution

A light rail TRAX train departing a station, with a sign indicating the train is headed to Salt Lake City

TRAX air quality study expands

A U air monitoring project, expanded to TRAX’s Blue Line, shows how smoke from last year’s fireworks drifted through the valley.


UTA on Demand by Via

The new service aims to enhance connectivity to TRAX and FrontRunner lines for commuters.


Burning questions on air pollution

A University of Utah engineering study shows restrictions on wood burning in Utah dramatically improve air quality.


Are you up for the challenge?

Join the Clear the Air Challenge this February so we can all breathe easy.


A look at air pollution and vulnerable populations

Poor children are suffering greater exposure to polluted air.


Changing behavior to improve the air

How can your individual decisions impact air quality?


It’s not too late to clean up the air in Utah

On Oct. 3, the University of Utah hosted the first of a series of multidisciplinary summits on air quality. Titled “The Air We Breathe,” the symposium’s objectives were to build connections among researchers across our campus, catalyze new collaborations, coordinate research activities and communicate findings.


‘Driving’ air quality changes

Google Street View cars will sniff out air pollution sources while driving Salt Lake neighborhoods.


A new view of wintertime air pollution

A new study could help improve air quality in Salt Lake City and other cities across the U.S. West.


Bad air effects

A new report reveals a link between air pollution and increased risk for miscarriage.