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In Victory for Public Health, Biden's EPA Reverses Trump-Era 'Secret Science' Rule

"The Biden administration is making clear that the best available science, and not political interference from industry, will guide the EPA's decisions on protecting the public from pollution."

Julia Conley ·


IG Report Shows Top Trump Officials at EPA Hid Threats of Toxic Dicamba Herbicide

"Now that the EPA's highly politicized, anti-science approach to fast-tracking use of this harmful pesticide has been fully exposed, the agency should cancel dicamba's recent approval," said one critic.

Kenny Stancil ·


Advocates Applaud State AGs' Call for Review of Proposed 'Cancer Alley' Petrochemical Plant

"I believe that if there's an honest assessment of the environmental racism behind this project's approval then it will never be permitted," said one leading local activist. "We must stop Formosa Plastics."

Brett Wilkins ·


Biden EPA Admits Faulty Glyphosate Review Under Trump But Still Won't Take It Off US Market

"Time to face the music, not run and hide," said one critic of the agency's latest legal maneuver.

Kenny Stancil ·


EPA Data Kept Secret Under Trump Shows Climate Crisis Becoming 'More Evident, Stronger, and Extreme'

"Combating climate change—it's not optional. It's essential," said EPA Administrator Michael Regan.

Jake Johnson ·


In 'Critical and Totally Doable First Step,' EPA Proposes Phasedown of Climate Super-Pollutants

With this rule to reduce hydrofluorocarbons, "EPA is taking another significant step under President Biden's ambitious agenda to address the climate crisis," said the agency's administrator.

Jessica Corbett ·


'Huge Victory': Federal Appeals Court Orders EPA to Ban All Food Uses of Toxic Pesticide Chlorpyrifos

"EPA's time is now up," said the environmental law firm Earthjustice, which sued the agency on behalf of labor and public health groups.

Julia Conley ·


175 Groups Urge Banks Not to Fund Massive 'Cancer Alley' Chemical Plant in Louisiana

"We want clean air, water, and soil. It is incumbent on any responsible corporation to listen to our community and cease all business relationships with Formosa Plastics Group."

Brett Wilkins ·


Not Wasting Food to Save the World

Cutting food waste in our own homes can have a positive impact on both climate change and world hunger.

Debi Smith ·


Reversing Scientific Integrity's Race to the Bottom

From COVID-19 to climate change, and toxic chemicals to endangered species, the health of this nation and our ecosystem depends on scientists being able to "think, research, and speak freely" in both Democratic and Republican administrations.

Tim Whitehouse ·

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