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Why It’s Important

Negative Impact on Health and Community

The impacts of diesel pollution are real, intense, and unjust. The black smoke from a diesel engine can trigger an asthma attack, contribute to cancer, and strain a community’s quality of life. Diesel pollution extracts a toll on...

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The Collaborative Speaks Out

A Video Media Project

The story of the Ditching Dirty Diesel Collaborative is enriched by the diversity of its members and the strength of their perspectives, convictions and values...

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What Are We Doing

Meet the Collaborative

The Ditching Dirty Diesel Collaborative (DDDC) is a powerful coalition of over fifteen community-based, environmental justice, public health, and environmental organizations and agencies working to reduce diesel pollution in low-income communities of...

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What You Can Do

Current Actions and Policy Alerts

The DDDC is pleased to release, in collaboration with the Pacific Institute, "At a Crossroads in Our Region's Health: Freight Transport and the Future of Community Health in the San Francisco Bay Area"...

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