air pollution

HITCH A RIDE AT THE U

Zimride by Enterprise becomes the university’s newest, innovative tool to reduce its emissions.


ENVISIONING AIR QUALITY

Graphic designer and U assistant professor Yvette Shen dove into the data surrounding Salt Lake’s air pollution problem and created an interactive visualization of changing air quality over 35 years. You’ll be surprised by what she found.


A Healthier U

Wellness in your daily life, expired mascara can harm you and more.


Air quality: Health, energy and economics

Annual event this year focuses on air quality as Utah debates public policy to curb air pollution.


STUDENTS USING TRAX FOR MORE THAN COMMUTING

Two undergrad researchers are working on an air pollution monitoring project on TRAX that will result in a better understanding of air quality across the Wasatch Front.


A Healthier U

Should I be exercising when the air quality is bad? According to the experts, unless your doctor has specifically told you not to exercise, keep up with your exercise routine. Based on a review of the current medical literature, for otherwise healthy people, the benefits of physical activity outweighs the risks of exposure to air […]