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Thank You! The Inflation Reduction Act Has Passed Congress

August 15, 2022 Comments Off on Thank You! The Inflation Reduction Act Has Passed Congress

We want to thank our members for everything you have done to help make congressional climate action a reality.

Ukraine war and climate crisis set backdrop for atomic bomb commemoration

August 10, 2022 Comments Off on Ukraine war and climate crisis set backdrop for atomic bomb commemoration

Article in People’s World quoting PSR Board Member Tova Fuller, MD, PhD.

New PGW budget could include first step toward climate-friendly transformation

August 9, 2022 Comments Off on New PGW budget could include first step toward climate-friendly transformation

WHYY article quoting Linnea Bond of PSR Pennsylvania.

PSR Statement on the Inflation Reduction Act Passing the Senate

August 8, 2022 Comments Off on PSR Statement on the Inflation Reduction Act Passing the Senate

This bill, the most important federal climate policy we have ever seen, will accelerate renewable energy deployment, clean air protections, energy efficiency and building electrification, and reduce methane emissions. 

Here’s how citywide composting could help Baltimore

August 5, 2022 Comments Off on Here’s how citywide composting could help Baltimore

Baltimore Sun op-ed co-authored by Vennela Avula, PSR Next Gen Climate Ambassador and medical student.

Help PSR Remember Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 5, 2022 Comments Off on Help PSR Remember Hiroshima and Nagasaki

This month, we remember the atomic attacks 77 years ago on August 6 and 9 on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

Greenpeace Warns of Twin Nuclear Crises in Ukraine from Chernobyl to Russian Military Control of Zaporizhzhia Plant

August 4, 2022 Comments Off on Greenpeace Warns of Twin Nuclear Crises in Ukraine from Chernobyl to Russian Military Control of Zaporizhzhia Plant

Democracy Now! interview with PSR Board Member Dr. Ira Helfand.

How Colorado is preventing PFAS contamination from the oil and gas industry

August 4, 2022 Comments Off on How Colorado is preventing PFAS contamination from the oil and gas industry

Coverage in Environmental Health News of PFAS research by PSR’s Dusty Horwitt.

Warnings Grow over Nuclear Annihilation as Tensions Escalate Between U.S., Russia & China

August 4, 2022 Comments Off on Warnings Grow over Nuclear Annihilation as Tensions Escalate Between U.S., Russia & China

Interview with PSR’s Dr. Ira Helfand on Democracy Now!

Cows near a fracking site

PFAS: The latest toxic concern for those near fracking

August 4, 2022 Comments Off on PFAS: The latest toxic concern for those near fracking

Environmental Health News article citing PSR’s PFAS reports and quoting author Dusty Horwitt.