Environmental Defense Fund

Loosening industry’s grip on EPA’s new chemicals program

by Environmental Defense Fund | September 22, 2021
Many of the worst abuses coming to light took place during the Trump administration, and it is tempting to believe the change in administrations has fixed the problems. It has not. The damaging practices, culture, policies and management systems predate the last administration and laid ...

Whistleblower revelations about EPA TSCA new chemical reviews

by Environmental Defense Fund | July 29, 2021
“[I delivered these comments at the July 28, 2021 webinar titled “Toxic Chemicals, Whistleblowers, and the Need for Reform at EPA” cosponsored by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), NY PIRG, and EDF. [A recording of the webinar is available here.] The ...