Sen. Tom Carper will join Secretary of the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Shawn Garvin, American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic President and CEO Deb Brown and Albert Rizzo for a press conference on the impact of air pollution and the need for federal protections for downwind states like Delaware.

The press conference will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. May 19 at the DNREC Air Monitoring Station at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Justison Street in Wilmington.

For information, contact katie_wilson@carper.senate.gov.