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Agents of Change: Amplifying neglected voices in environmental justice

EHN is teaming up with The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health to bring you the voices of next generation environmental justice leaders

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Op-Ed: Closing the plastic tap

Why the U.N.’s plastic treaty must cap production and include chemicals too.

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Inside an eagle autopsy: How wildlife biologists investigate lead poisonings

Wildlife workers speak about lead’s deadly effects.

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LISTEN: Carlos Rodriguez-Diaz on infectious diseases and social justice

“We need to work on the pipeline of the future of public health in such a way that we are as diverse as the communities that we are meant to work with.”

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Guns, money, and power: The firearm industry and wildlife conservation

In recent years, the role of firearm and ammunition sales were more critical than ever for wildlife agencies’ funding.

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Investigation: PFAS on our shelves and in our bodies

Testing finds concerning chemicals in everything from sports bras to ketchup, including in brands labeled PFAS-free.

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Op-Ed: How the United Nations could avoid silencing voices during Plastic Treaty negotiations

Without consideration of the public and experts from the most affected and vulnerable regions, a global Plastics Treaty cannot meaningfully resolve the crisis.

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