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Physicians for Social Responsibility-Los Angeles

Los Angeles
$150,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2014

The 5,000-member physician and health-advocate organization informs the medical community and policymakers, promotes safer practices and elevates the role of community-based organizations as part of its efforts to protect public health from nuclear threats and environmental toxins. Grant money supports a project to broaden the scope of a regional air quality management plan to include measures aimed at reducing freight-generated diesel pollution at port and transshipment areas in Southern California.