Department of Environmental Protection


Air Quality, Energy & Sustainability

State of New Jersey Clean Air Council

Previous Public Hearings

Year Topic
Year Topic
2022 Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Air Quality
2021 Dust in the Wind: Just a Nuisance or Something More?
2020 Past, Present, and Future: Air Quality Around Our Ports and Airports
2019 Global Warming Pollutants in New Jersey: Beyond Carbon Dioxide
2018 Zero Emission Vehicles: Clearing the Air
2017 What Can Be Learned from Low Cost Air Quality Monitors:
Best Uses and the Current State of Technology
2016 The Clean Power Plan:Impact on New Jersey
2015 Air Pollution Knows No Bounds: Reducing Smog Regionally
2014 Reducing Air Emissions Through Alternative Transportation Strategies
2013 Addressing the Adverse Effects of Climate Change on Air Quality
2012 Transportation & Small Sources of Air Pollution
2011 Cumulative Impacts of Air Pollutants on Public Health
2010 Vision For The Next Decade: Air Quality and Air Pollution Control in New Jersey
2009 Electricity Generation Alternatives for New Jersey's Future: What is the Right Mix for Improving Air Quality and Reducing Climate Change?
2008 Improving Air Quality at our Ports & Airports
2007 Improving Air Quality through Energy Efficiency and Conservation - The Power of Government Policy and an Educated Public
2006 Indoor Air Quality - Setting an Agenda for a Cleaner Future
2005 Air Pollution - Effects on Public Health, Health Care Costs, and Health Insurance Costs
2004 Fine Particulate Matter in the Atmosphere: Health Impacts in NJ & Need for Control Measures
2003 Moving Transportion in the Right Direction
2002 Innovative Solutions for Clean Air
2001 Air Quality Needs Beyond 2000
2000 Air Toxics in New Jersey
1999 The Impact of Electric Utility Deregualtion on New Jersey's Environment
1998 Clean Air - Complying with the Clean Air Act: Status, Problems, Impacts, and Strategies
1997 Particulate Matter: The Proposed Standard and How it May Affect NJ
1996 Clearing the Air Communicating with the Public
1995 Strategies for Meeting Clean Air Goals
1994 Air Pollution in NJ: State Appropriations vs. Fees & Fines
1993 Enhanced Automobile Inspection and Maintenance Procedures
1992 Impact on the Public of the New Clean Air Act Requirements
1991 Air Pollution Emergencies
1990 Trucks, Buses, and Cars: Emissions and Inspections
1989 Risk Assessment - The Future of Environmental Quality
1988 The Waste Crisis, Disposal Without Air Pollution
1987 Ozone: New Jersey's Health Dilemma
1986 Indoor Air Pollution: Strategies for Meeting Clean Air Goals
1985 Fifteen Years of Air Pollution Control in NJ: Unanswered Questions
1984 The Effects of Resource Recovery on Air Quality
1983 The Effects of Acid Rain in NJ
1982 What Should New Jersey do About Air Toxic Pollutants?
1981 How Can NJ Stimulate Car and Van Pooling to Improve Air Quality
1980 Ride Sharing, Car - and Van Pooling
1979 What are the Roles of Municipal, County, and Regional Agencies in
the New Jersey Air Pollution Program?
1978 How Can NJ Meet its Energy Needs While Attaining and Maintaining Air Quality Standards
1977 How Can NJ Grow While Attaining and Maintaining Clean Air Standards?
1976 Should NJ Change it Air Pollution Regulations?
1975 Public Hearing Report
1974 Photochemical Oxidants
1973 Clean Air and Transportation Alternatives to the Automobile and Will the Environment Impact Statement Serve to Improve Air Quality in NJ?
1972 The Environmental Impact on Air Pollution: The Relationship between Air Quality, Public Health, and Economic Growth in NJ
1971 How Citizens of NJ Can Fight Air Pollution Most Effectively with Recommendations for Action
1970 Status of Air Pollution From Mobile Sources with Recommendations for Further Action
1969 Status of Air Pollution Control in NJ, with Recommendations for Further Actions