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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Ozone High Pollution Advisory issued for Friday, June 22, 2018

Ozone HPA Press Release

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) is issuing an Ozone High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for Maricopa County, effective Thursday and Friday, June 21-22, 2018. This HPA is due to ozone levels expected to accumulate enough to exceed the fede...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Maricopa County Air Quality Mobile App Reaches Milestone

Mobile App Press Release

PHOENIX (June 13, 2018) – Since its launch in September 2012, the Maricopa County Air Quality Department’s Clean Air Make More mobile application has been downloaded more than 40,000 times. (40,335 as of June 13, 2018).

The free applica...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Maricopa County Air Quality Department Launches Lawn Mower Replacement Program

Mowing Down Pollution

PHOENIX (June 4, 2018) – Maricopa County Air Quality Department (MCAQD) in partnership with the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality, is offering a program that encourages consumers to retire polluting gas powered lawn mowers in favor of ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Available funding through FY18 DERA State Clean Diesel Grant Program

PHOENIX (April 24, 2018) – Maricopa County Air Quality Department (MCAQD) is administering the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) State Clean Diesel Program grant, which is designed to improve ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Weed Removal

Weed Abatement Press Release

PHOENIX (February 27, 2018) – It is that time again when weeds become a major nuisance in Maricopa County.

Maricopa County Air Quality Department (MCAQD) encourages property owners to be aware of the potential health impacts caused by dust from weed remova...

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