VIDEO | Testimony Before the House Natural Resources Committee (May 10, 2023)

by | May 12, 2023
PEER Executive Director Tim Whitehouse testified before the House Committee on Natural Resources in support and opposition of various bills ...

Pressure Mounts on EPA to Curb Bee-Killing Pesticides

by | May 11, 2023
New Reports and Findings Strip Away Agency’s Leeway for Further Evasion ...

US food pesticides contaminated with toxic ‘forever chemicals’ testing finds

by The Guardian | May 7, 2023
The fertilizers are also probably polluting water with PFAS. The level of PFOA, one kind of PFAS compound, found in Malathion 5EC was over 100,000 times higher than the level the EPA considers safe in drinking water, though no limit has been set for PFAS in pesticides. “There is no ...

US agency takes unprecedented action to tackle PFAS water pollution

by The Guardian | May 6, 2023
The enforcement action is “significant”, said Kyla Bennett, a former EPA scientist now with the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility non-profit. But she said it represented “baby steps” and questioned why the EPA was allowing such high levels of PFAS to be disgorged ...

Shielding science from politics: how Joe Biden’s research integrity drive is faring

by Nature | May 5, 2023
Their response for most part, my requests and warnings that I had been making so almost for over 11 years were ignored. And then I started officially reporting the infractions to the research centers animal care and biosafety committees and the wastewater spills and breaches to regulate ...
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