Protecting Public Health
Environmental and health specialists are heartsick over the malfeasance of their agencies in failing to protect the health of children, workers and the public at large. We expose information about the effects of environmental toxins on public health, challenge industry capture of our regulatory agencies, and fight for an effective safety net to protect us from dangerous toxins.
The dangers of artificial turf such as toxic chemicals and carcinogens, including PFAS, are well documented.
The US Chemical Safety Board is failing in its duty to monitor, investigate and report on chemical safety accidents in the U.S.
No Results Found
The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post.
NEWS FROM PEER
EPA rejects a Trump-era proposal that would have lifted Clean Air Act regulations on two types of plastic recycling.
New Analysis Demonstrates Health Risks to Millions of Americans Using Plastic Containers
In their request for a declaratory judgement against Inhance, the DOJ failed to seek an injunction to stop Inhance’s unlawful and dangerous conduct in producing PFAS.
New Reports and Findings Strip Away Agency’s Leeway for Further Evasion
DESCRIPTION: Public comments on Colorado Minor Source NSR Modeling Guideline for Air Quality Permits, submitted via web portal TO: Colorado Department of Health and the Environment, Air Pollution Control Division FROM: Chandra Rosenthal, PEER DATE: May 4, 2023 TAGS:...
The agency must treat PFAS as a class of chemicals regulated in the same manner as the European Union and other countries.
Pesticides have devastating effects on wildlife, human health, and many rural economies
40% of Tested Agricultural Pesticide Products Contain PFAS
We are recommitting ourselves to finding ways to rapidly reduce our dependence on plastics and their impact on the environment and human health.
Unclear comment and review deadlines, heavy redactions, and disorganized files are blocking meaningful comments on alarming PFAS risks
Colorado Refuses to Fix Major Underlying Flaws in Approving New Permit
Groups Plan Intervention in EPA Lawsuit Against Inhance Technologies
The environment needs protection from neonic-coated seeds, which are by far the broadest pesticide/insecticide application across the country
EPA must ban fluorination process that creates PFAS in plastics
Coffee Talk Webinar Series, Episode 4: A conversation with NIH research oncologist Dr. Christine Berg on the intersection of health and climate change. Watch the video!
EPA’s chemical-by-chemical approach leaves the public unprotected from the vast majority of toxic but unregulated PFAS.
Because the overuse of pesticides is a significant cause of pollinator collapse, we are in this battle for the long term.
Even though Dr. Carpenter’s case has been resolved, we hope the University at Albany will address the broader academic freedom issues that this case has opened
Europe and Canada Embrace Inclusive PFAS Definitions While U.S. Dithers
Neonicotinoid insecticides targeted for wreaking eco-havoc despite lack of economic benefits