Scientific Integrity

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Tim Whitehouse

Tim Whitehouse has more than 25 years of experience working on a wide range of environmental issues with governments, businesses, nonprofit organizations and community groups. Tim was a senior attorney at the United States Environmental Protection Agency for 10 years, where he specialized in enforcement of the Clean Water Act and in hazardous waste compliance issues. He was also head of the Law and Policy Program at the North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation in Montreal, Canada for 5 years. He has worked as a consultant for companies on environmental compliance issues, and with non-profit organizations focusing on clean energy issues. Most recently, he was executive director of Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility, a health advocacy group working to address climate change, toxics pollution, and nuclear disarmament issues in Maryland. He holds a JD and BA from Emory University and an MA from New York University.

New Integrity Rules Differ on Allowable Scientist Speech 

by | February 1, 2024
Agencies Range from Bans on Policy Discussion to “Open Discourse” Pledges ...

EPA’s Latest Scientific Integrity Plan – Big Hat, No Cattle

by | January 22, 2024
No Implementing Rules to Enforce or Administer Lofty Rhetorical Standards ...

CPSC Scientific Integrity Plan Has a Screw Loose

by | November 27, 2023
Consumer Product Safety Commission Seeks to Muzzle Its Researchers ...

NIH’s Science Integrity Plan Has Missing and Misplaced Pieces

by | November 6, 2023
Draft Policy Faulted as Incomplete, Inconsistent, and Essentially Ineffective ...

Dr. Peter Corkeron: Fighting to Save the North Atlantic Right Whales

by | October 5, 2023
Dr. Corkeron faced enormous pressure during his time at NOAA, to not document and generally suppress concerns over the population management of North Atlantic Right Whales ...

COMMENTARY | White House Censorship in the Name of Scientific Integrity

by Common Dreams | October 2, 2023
There is good reason to fear that a new Biden administration policy will create a broad chilling effect on scientific work involving hot button topics ...
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