As a non-profit coalition dedicated to bringing cleaner air to the Chicago metropolitan area, Partners for Clean Air leads a variety of programs providing organizations - especially employers - with information and tools to help them better understand how they can take action to reduce air pollution on a local level.
Each member organization has pledged to take actions year-round to help reduce air pollution and to take further actions on Air Pollution Action Days (when air quality is at its worst) including notifying employees when these days are declared.
In addition to working with employers, the coalition also implements a number of educational programs throughout the Chicago area to inform businesses and individuals about the impact of and ways to reduce air pollution. Those programs include:
Partners for Clean Air programs are directed by an active Steering Committee comprised of local organizations, businesses, and government agencies all dedicated to improving air quality.