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Tim Whitehouse
Executive Director


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PEER and CEH Applaud EPA’s Decision to Protect People from PFAS that Leach from Plastic Containers

December 4, 2023

EPA Orders Inhance Technologies to Stop Exposing Millions of Americans to Dangerous PFAS in Fluorinated Plastic Containers

Alexandria Natural Resource Manager Retires Early in Frustration

27-Year Veteran Decries City’s Needlessly Destructive Environmental Policies

Feds Promise Abusive Administrative Leave Crackdown

November 28, 2023

Lawsuit Threat Prompts Move to Finally Enforce 2016 Anti-Limbo Law

CPSC Scientific Integrity Plan Has a Screw Loose

November 27, 2023

Consumer Product Safety Commission Seeks to Muzzle Its Researchers

Santa Susana Slated to Remain Major Ecological Hazard

November 21, 2023

Post Cleanup Toxics Will Subject Wildlife to “Observable Adverse Effects”

“Forever Chemicals” Disposal is Creating a Health Nightmare

November 9, 2023

EPA is Failing to Control Spreading Web of PFAS Waste

Colorado’s Air Pollution Program Broken and Adrift

November 8, 2023

State’s Air Quality Worsens While Cosmetic Changes Ignore Core Problems

NIH’s Science Integrity Plan Has Missing and Misplaced Pieces

November 6, 2023

Draft Policy Faulted as Incomplete, Inconsistent, and Essentially Ineffective

National Park Service Punts on Plastic Reduction

October 24, 2023

No Concrete Action for Years as Parks Ink New Plastic Bottle Concessions

Lawsuit Probes Oak Ridge Clean Water Waiver

October 19, 2023

What Did EPA Administrator Regan Know When He Overruled His Experts?

Water Board Still in Dark About Santa Susana Discharges

October 18, 2023

Staff Withholding Documents on PCB Poisoning of LA River on Eve of Vote

Bad Actors Awarded Top Park Service Jobs

October 17, 2023

Allergy to Accountability Afflicting Park Service Undermines Morale

Trans-Alaska Pipeline: Gaping Climate Blind Spot

October 16, 2023

No Federal Assessments of Climate Change Impacts Upon or From Pipeline

L.A. River Poisoned by Toxic PCBs

September 28, 2023

Santa Susana Likely Suspect but Water Board Withholding Documents

Federal Agencies Still Shelling Out Millions in Paid Leave

September 24, 2023

Law to Curb Excessive Administrative Leave Never Implemented

Park Service Mired in Reform Malaise

September 20, 2023

Rising Attrition, Growing Dissatisfaction, and Glacial Leadership Response

PFAS at Santa Susana Seep Through Regulatory Cracks

September 18, 2023

Toxic Forever Chemicals Not Monitored in Discharge or Included in Cleanup

Lawsuit Demands BLM Step Up Range Health Protections

September 13, 2023

Agency Let Go of Oversight Reins on 155-Million Acre Livestock Program

First Biden Scientific Integrity Policy Falls Well Short

September 5, 2023

Timid Health & Human Services Proposal Will Not Prevent Trump Abuses

Major San Francisco Sewage Flooding Likely to Recur

August 31, 2023

Outfall Closure Makes City More Vulnerable in Atmospheric River Events

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