News Release | Environment America

Environmental groups urge Congress back to the table on PFAS

Two major environmental organizations are calling on Congress today to come back to the negotiating table to protect the public from toxic “forever chemicals.” Environment America and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) denounced the recent decision by lawmakers to drop critical protections against these chemicals from the National Defense Authorization Act.

News Release | Environment Texas and U.S. PIRG

Environment Texas and U.S. PIRG Statement on Port Neches Explosion

The TPC chemical plant in Port Neches, Texas exploded, sending three workers to the hospital and causing damage throughout the city.

News Release | Environment America

Statement: In memory of William Ruckelshaus, the original EPA administrator

William Ruckelshaus, the Environmental Protection Agency's first administrator, died today.

News Release | Environment America Research & Policy Center

102 groups urge EPA to rein in meat and poultry processing plant pollution

Environment America Research & Policy Center is submitting comments on behalf of 102 organizations today, urging the Environmental Protection Agency to dramatically reduce the massive levels of pollution dumped by agribusiness facilities into America’s waterways. The comments are in response to the agency’s decision not to update permit standards for meat and poultry plants -- despite the Clean Water Act’s requirement to do so.

News Release | Environment America

Green Century President Leslie Samuelrich honored with prestigious SRI Service Award

Leslie Samuelrich, the president of Green Century Capital Management, has received the 2019 SRI Service Award, the highest honor conferred at the annual SRI Conference for the sustainable, responsible, and impact investing industry. 

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