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Biden admin advances key toxic chemicals decisions

by E&E News Greenwire | January 3, 2022
The end of the year is typically a busy time for EPA, but last week’s announcements mark deliverables for an agency that is facing steep hurdles in its chemicals office. Members of the watchdog organization Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility have been pushing for ...

Watchdog holds ‘effectively impossible’ job at EPA, Pentagon

by E&E News Greenwire | December 9, 2021
Kyla Bennett, director of science policy for Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, said about EPA and Defense, “They are consistently butting heads.” “It is going to cost billions of dollars for the Department of Defense to clean up the communities around ...

EPA-linked consultant undercuts agency’s PFAS concerns

by E&E News Greenwire | December 8, 2021
Despite making demonstrably false statements about PFAS, Green continues to consult on issues related to multimillion-dollar artificial turf fields at multiple towns in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Vermont. Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility Executive Director Tim ...