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Environmental justice and environmental racism

This is a topic-guide for environmental justice and environmental racism. Inside it you will find brief introductions to the topic, helpful videos, suggested readings, and links to Iowa State University Library resources.

Air quality

Air quality concerns can arise from a variety of sources (industry, agriculture, mining). Issues of air pollution and air quality also become issues of environmental justice when marginalized populations are disproportionately impacted.

Suggested resources