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Tim Whitehouse
Executive Director


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PFAS in Plastic Containers Should Not Be Confidential

January 5, 2023

Groups Urge EPA to Inform the Public of the Presence of Unsafe PFAS in Fluorinated Containers

Park Service Criminal Investigators Down by Nearly Half

December 29, 2022

Investigation Triage Pulls Agents from Property and Drug Trafficking Cases

Tens of Millions of Plastic Containers Treated with Fluorine Gas Leach Toxic PFAS Chemicals into Art and Cleaning Supplies, Food, and Other Household Products

December 27, 2022

Nonprofit Organizations File Suit Against Inhance Technologies to Stop Violations of U.S. EPA Regulations

Minnesota Should Axe Its Timber Cord Quotas

December 21, 2022

Millions in Federal Conservation Aid Withheld Due to DNR Clearcutting

EPA Cannot Retrieve Text Message Content

December 15, 2022

New “Deprovisioning Process” for Employees to “Wipe” Mobile Devices

EPA Scientific Integrity Program Lacks Integrity

December 14, 2022

Unable to Document Claimed Successes; Complaints Pending Since 2015

Alaska Misuses Federal Wildlife Aid on Killing Predators

December 12, 2022

Penalize Alaska for Diverting Conservation Dollars to Intensive Management

Newsom Lets Boeing Keep Groundwater Forever Polluted

November 22, 2022

New Deal Sets No Timetable for Cleaning Highly Toxic Santa Susana Aquifer

Ban Lead Ammunition and Tackle from National Parks

November 17, 2022

Groups Petition to Protect Wildlife, Human Health and the Environment

NOAA Passes the Buck on Alaska Crab Fishery Collapses

November 16, 2022

Denies Blame for Wildly Inflated Population Estimates Causing Overfishing

Substantial PFAS Contamination Found in Pesticides in Colorado

November 1, 2022

Threat to Food Chain Justifies Colorado Ban of All Pesticides Containing PFAS

Florida’s Manatees Suffering Another Very Bad Year

October 24, 2022

Mortality Through September on Track for Second Deadliest Year on Record

Colorado Balks at EPA Ozone Reducing Recommendations

State Resists Reforms Identified by Whistleblowers and Confirmed by EPA

Los Angeles’ Artificial Turf Plan Misguided

October 18, 2022

PFAS Found in Turf Dangerous for Children

Fumigant Decision Shows EPA Science at Its Worst

EPA Doubles Down on Mistakes Despite Whistleblower and IG Critiques

Ruling Bares Reprisal Culture Atop USGS Lab

October 6, 2022

Judge Finds Retaliation for Dangerous Biosafety Breakdown Reports

Boeing’s Weak Santa Susana Cleanup Triggers Lawsuit

Sweetheart Deal Negotiated Behind Closed Doors Violates CEQA Mandates

EPA Says Hunters Point Will Never Be Fully Cleaned

October 5, 2022

EPA Plans to Ignore Prop P Mandate and Its Own Superfund Standards

Maine Eyeing Sears Island for Port Again

September 28, 2022

Advocates Caution that Demonstration Wind Project Does Not Require Destroying Island Gem

Substantial PFAS Contamination Found in Pesticides

September 26, 2022

Threat to Food Chain Justifies Ban of All Pesticides Containing PFAS

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