Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting

EPA internally questioned its ability to properly regulate pet collars linked to tens of thousands of injury reports

Kyla Bennett, director of science policy at the nonprofit Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, was not surprised by the documents. Called PEER, the nonprofit organization works to support current and former public employees who protect the environment. Bennett, a lawyer who ...

Watchdog group finds toxic ‘forever chemicals’ in popular flea and tick collars

“Two popular pet flea and tick products contain toxic “forever chemicals” linked to significant human health issues, according to testing by a nonprofit watchdog group. The testing was conducted by an independent lab and paid for by Public Employees for Environmental ...