Author Profile: Tiffany Werner
Tiffany Werner is a Field Organizer working on diesel pollution reduction and clean energy issues. Ms. Werner was previously an Administrative Assistant at ELPC, was a project coordinator for the Colorado Public Interest Research Group and an intern at the Andersonville Development Corporation, administering the Sustainable Business Merit Badge program. She has a bachelors from the University of Colorado – Denver, and is based in ELPC’s Chicago office.
Blog Posts by Tiffany Werner
A few weeks ago, I testified before the US EPA against Administrator Wheeler’s decision not to strengthen the PM2.5 annual and 24-hour standards. This decision was made despite the findings of career scientists and the recommendations of an independent 20-member panel of experts. Moreover, this decision was made against the backdrop of a global respiratory pandemic that highlights
This month, our ELPC air monitoring team and community partners hit the pavement in our third summer of data collection. Our monitoring program, Air Quality Chicago, trains residents to collect air pollution data using AirBeam PM2.5 monitors. This enables them to gain a better understanding of their exposure to air pollution and make better-informed decisions