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Energy and Environment Cabinet

Environmental Education

Division for Air Quality

We offer the following fact sheets, brochures and reports to assist businesses, other agencies and the public.

  • Asbestos – A guide for homeowners and building contractors.

  • Backyard Burning - U.S. EPA has developed four brochures to discourage the practice of backyard burning.

  • DAQ 2015 Annual Report - The Division for Air Quality's 2015 Annual Report.

  • Disposing of storm debris - The Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection (DEP) has specific guidelines for proper disposal of debris following the aftermath of severe storms.

  • The Plain English Guide to the Clean Air Act – A brief introduction to the 1990 version of the Clean Air Act to help you understand what is in the law and how it may affect you. (U.S. EPA publication)

  • The Inside Story  - Questions about indoor air quality? This page provides basic facts about pollutants found inside our buildings and homes. (U.S. EPA publication)

  • Ozone Depletion -  This page has links to overviews and detailed answers to many questions about specific aspects of ozone depletion. (U.S. EPA publication)

  • Open Burning Brochure - Open Burning - Learn Before You Burn

  • Smog-Who Does It Hurt? - What You Need to Know About Ozone and Your Health. (U.S. EPA publication)

  • What You Can Do to Reduce Air Pollution - Tips for individuals on how to prevent pollution.

  • Climate Change - U.S. EPA's Climate Change Site offers comprehensive information on the issue of climate change in a way that is accessible and meaningful to all parts of society – communities, individuals, business, states and localities, and governments.

  • Weather and Air Quality – How the weather can affect air quality.