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Reflecting on two decades of progress in environmental health and science communication

Founder Pete Myers on breaking down outdated scientific paradigms to better protect public health.

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LISTEN: Beauty + Justice

A new limited series podcast will feature researchers, companies and organizations working toward a toxics-free future for beauty products.

Former coal plant near Pittsburgh is poisoning groundwater: Report

Groundwater near the site contains arsenic levels 372 times higher than safety threshold. Coal ash sites across the U.S. are seeing similar contamination.

Lawsuits against the plastics industry for health and environmental harm could exceed $20 billion by 2030

A new study warns investors and insurers that plastic pollution is costing society $100 billion per year and litigation is coming.

Peter Dykstra: A League of their own

The League of Conservation Voters has managed to stay out of the mud for 52 years.

Op-ed: This loophole allows pesticide-coated seeds to kill birds. It’s time to close it.

Changing the special status of coated seeds is a long overdue step for wildlife conservation in the U.S.