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Environmental Health Watchdog Condemns EPA Decision to Relax Regulations for America’s Worst Polluters During Coronavirus Pandemic

Environmental Health Watchdog Condemns EPA Decision to Relax Regulations for America’s Worst Polluters During Coronavirus Pandemic

It is absolutely unacceptable that the Trump administration is taking advantage of a global health crisis to eliminate basic protections from our most polluting industries. ...
Tips to Protect Yourself from the Coronavirus and Toxic Chemicals

Tips to Protect Yourself from the Coronavirus and Toxic Chemicals

You’ve probably heard advice about using disinfectants to clean door knobs, kitchen counters, bathroom sinks, etc. But have you wondered just what’s in those disinfectants ...
Coronavirus & Our Health- A Letter from Our CEO

Coronavirus & Our Health- A Letter from Our CEO

We have never experienced a week like last week. My wife and I have been juggling working from home, living our lives through Zoom calls, ...
Forever Chemicals- It’s What’s for Dinner

Forever Chemicals- It’s What’s for Dinner

It might come as a shock to most Americans to learn that the foodware we’re eating from could contain hidden chemicals linked to cancer, thyroid ...
Los Angeles has a Big Hex Chrome Problem

Los Angeles has a Big Hex Chrome Problem

The Los Angeles area has been known for its eye-watering smog and air pollution since the 1950s. Although visible smog has waned in recent years ...
Fossil Fuel Dependence Pollutes our Planet and our Bodies

Fossil Fuel Dependence Pollutes our Planet and our Bodies

By Michael Green, CEO of Center for Environmental Health The primary focus of the clean energy debate for over a decade now has been our ...
Actor Mark Ruffalo, Legendary Attorney Rob Bilott, and CEH Join Forces to Fight the PFAS Crisis

Actor Mark Ruffalo, Legendary Attorney Rob Bilott, and CEH Join Forces to Fight the PFAS Crisis

For nearly 70 years, chemical companies have been poisoning our bodies and the environment without our knowledge or consent. This toxic class of 5000 synthetic ...
Cancer-Causing Chemical in the Air at Snow Globe Music Festival

Cancer-Causing Chemical in the Air at Snow Globe Music Festival

I haven’t been at a music festival in decades, but I still remember seeing the Jefferson Airplane when I was a high school senior. I ...
Dow: The Fox Guarding the Henhouse

Dow: The Fox Guarding the Henhouse

You’ve probably heard the old line about what happens when the fox gets the job of guarding the henhouse. Apparently, that phrase goes back to ...
Don’t Let My Story Become Your Story: EPA Must Ban Asbestos Now

Don’t Let My Story Become Your Story: EPA Must Ban Asbestos Now

By Linda Reinstein, Guest Blog Like most Americans, I thought asbestos had been banned. Then my husband Alan was diagnosed with mesothelioma. As we searched ...
Protect your right to know what dangerous chemicals are in your products

Protect your right to know what dangerous chemicals are in your products

There’s a small yet powerful invention that Americans use every day, but most of us take it for granted: the label. It’s wonderful, when you ...
Toxic Flame Retardant Chemicals Have Gotta Go

Toxic Flame Retardant Chemicals Have Gotta Go

By Avinash Kar, NRDC; Alvaro Casanova, Center for Environmental Health; and Carroll Wills, California Professional Firefighters What if I told you that you have been ...
Right to Know Act- Dirty Chemicals in Our Cleaning Products

Right to Know Act- Dirty Chemicals in Our Cleaning Products

New Law Calls for Disclosure of All Hazardous Chemicals in Cleaning Products Cancer, asthma, and chemical burns should not have to be side effects of ...
The Atlantic Eats Up Big Pesticide’s Poison Dollars

The Atlantic Eats Up Big Pesticide’s Poison Dollars

On Thursday, The Atlantic is hosting a livestreamed event called “Harvest: Transforming the Food We Eat”. It looks to be a fascinating discussion of new ...
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