Nitrogen dioxide (NO2) is one of a group of reactive gasses known as “oxides of nitrogen,” or “nitrogen oxides (NOx).” Other nitrogen oxides include nitrous acid and nitric acid, but the U.S. EPA has only established health-based standards for NO2.[Read More]
Have you ever seen, smelled, or heard something at an industrial facility that concerned you? Residents of East Harris County neighborhoods have a newly upgraded tool to help them get up-to-date information about industry operations with potential community concern.[Read More]
Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless gas that is a by-product of combustion. CO can cause harmful health effects by reducing oxygen delivery to the body's organs (like the heart and brain) and tissues. At extremely high levels, CO can cause death.[Read More]
What is On Air: Houston?
On Air: Houston is an initiative of the Greater Houston Partnership to share accurate information about the air we breathe
in Houston. Read More >