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Tim Whitehouse
Executive Director


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Waste Incinerators’ Toxic Output Should Be Reported

April 3, 2023

Incinerator Chemical Releases Not Included in EPA Toxics Release Inventory

Burnout a Big Concern for NOAA Workforce

March 29, 2023

Survey Reflects High Professional and Emotional Toll Throughout the Agency

Organizations Push to Get PFAS out of Plastic Containers

March 23, 2023

EPA must ban fluorination process that creates PFAS in plastics

San Francisco Parks Overflight Limits Grossly Inadequate

March 20, 2023

Suit Charges Air Tour Plan for Four Bay Area Parks Developed Illegally

National Strategy to Avoid Whale Ship Strikes Proposed

March 15, 2023

Increase in Ship Size and Traffic Drive Whales to Extinction in U.S. Waters

STATEMENT | EPA’s Action on PFAS in Drinking Water

March 14, 2023

EPA’s chemical-by-chemical approach leaves the public unprotected from the vast majority of toxic but unregulated PFAS.

BLM Oil Exemptions Threaten Sage Grouse in Wyoming

March 8, 2023

Groups Ask for Immediate Moratorium on Waiver of Habitat Protections

Scientific Basis for EPA’s Definition of PFAS Still Missing

March 1, 2023

Europe and Canada Embrace Inclusive PFAS Definitions While U.S. Dithers

Supersonic Jet Climate Fears Not Relayed to NASA Brass

February 28, 2023

“Major Concern” over Climate and Ozone from Independent Panel Buried

Congressional Rider Condemns Right Whale to Extinction

February 27, 2023

In Letter Featured in Science, Experts Decry Entanglement Protections Delay

Broadly Supported Petition Urges EPA Reforms for Bee and Bird-Killing Pesticides

February 22, 2023

Neonicotinoid insecticides targeted for wreaking eco-havoc despite lack of economic benefits

Public Health Scientist Sidelined by Industry Tactics

February 21, 2023

Academic Freedom Complaint Filed with University at Albany Senate

National Park Fossils May Block Big Transmission Line

February 16, 2023

Tule Springs Paleo Survey Results Complicate Controversial Greenlink Route

Groups Call on EPA to Ban Plastic Fluorination that Creates PFAS

February 13, 2023

EPA Must Release Withheld Health and Safety Studies

Science Integrity Plan Throws Scientists Under the Bus

February 6, 2023

OSTP Encourages Dissent but Offers No Legal Protection Against Backlash

Federal public land grazing fees stay low despite inflation and climate costs

February 1, 2023

Public lands grazing fees are the only expense immune to inflation, despite the increasing costs to the taxpayer

OSTP Slips Gag Rule into Model Scientific Integrity Policy

January 30, 2023

Scientists Prohibited from Policy Recommendations in Presenting Research

Off-the-Charts PFAS in Maryland Biosolid Fertilizers

January 24, 2023

Call for Montgomery County Ban on Biosolids to Stem Water Contamination

Biden New Science Integrity Plan: Buzzwords and Evasions

January 23, 2023

Guidance Unlikely to Strengthen Agency Policies Over Next 12 Months

New NASA Supersonic Jet Is a Climate Debacle

January 12, 2023

Huge Fuel Consumption Threatens Carbon Net Zero Aviation Goal

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