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EPA’s “scientific integrity” program lacks teeth, group alleges

by U.S. Right to Know | September 28, 2021
Insiders at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have alleged dozens of violations of the agency’s “scientific integrity” policy over the last few years, including complaints of political interference and tampering with chemical risk assessments, but nearly all the complaints ...

EPA’s assessments of chemicals draws criticism from its own scientists

by U.S. Right to Know | February 24, 2021
“Many U.S. scientists working for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) say they don’t trust the agency’s senior leaders to be honest and they fear retaliation if they were to report a violation of the law, according to a survey of employees conducted in 2020. The negative ...