Critics Call For Shutdown, Safety Review Of Weymouth Compressor After Emergency Shutdown September 16, 2020
Dr. Regina LaRocque, an infectious disease specialist and member of the advocacy group Physicians for Social Responsibility, which has opposed construction of the compressor, also called for an immediate shutdown.
“They are putting all of us at risk by allowing it to continue to operate. It needs to stop immediately,” LaRocque said.
More In the News
Colorado River pact isn’t much of a solution. What L.A. must do to save the river
Daniela Morales, PSR Next Gen Climate Ambassador | The Los Angeles Times This “big win” only delays a sustainable solution, endangering the public health of...
“Forever chemicals” in fracking
Santa Fe Reporter A new report compiled by Physicians for Social Responsibility has identified the use of per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances, known as PFAS, or “forever chemicals,” in 260 of oil and...
A New Bill Proposes a Non-Lead Bullet Hunting Program
The Maverick Observer "There are safer, cost-effective alternatives available today to protect Texas families from the lead-poisoned game," said Rebecca Bernhardt, executive director of Texas...