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Fracking With Forever Chemicals In Texas

Fracking with “Forever Chemicals” in Texas

Oil and gas companies used PFAS in Texas wells, but the extent of its use is obscured by six billion pounds of “trade secret” chemicals.

Testimony

PSR Testimony on Supplemental Methane Rule

Official testimony from PSR’s Barbara Gottlieb on the U.S. EPA’s Supplemental Rule to Reduce Climate-Harming Pollution from Oil and Natural Gas Operations.

MATS Delay Letter for Sign-On FINAL

MATS Delay Letter

PSR signed on to this letter to the Biden Administration urging it to finalize the finding that the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) are appropriate and necessary without further delay.

Letter to Biden on EPA Rulemaking

Letter calling on the White House to issue and finalize several EPA rules that would prioritize environmental justice, protect public health from air pollution, and address climate change.

Webinar Fracking With Forever Chemicals In Ohio

Webinar: Fracking with “Forever Chemicals” in Ohio

Are Ohio lands being contaminated with PFAS chemicals used in fracking? Learn what PSR has uncovered and how Ohio can take action to ban this toxic “forever” chemical from fracking.

Fracking With Forever Chemicals In Ohio

Fracking with “Forever Chemicals” in Ohio

Previously unpublicized information unearthed by PSR shows that a class of extremely toxic and persistent chemicals known as PFAS has been used in Ohio’s oil and gas wells since at least 2013.

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Webinar: Public Health Impacts of the “Inflation Reduction Act”

Learn what the Inflation Reduction Act will do to improve public health and how implementation can ensure that Congress and President Biden build on its successes while addressing its shortcomings.

Nuclear Risks At The Ukrainian Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant

Nuclear Risks at the Ukrainian Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP)

Since Russia first took over the ZNPP on March 4, 2022, there has been major concern over the safety of the plant and the risk of a potential nuclear incident that could result in the release of radiation in Ukraine and elsewhere.

Erica Frank Next Gen U

Climate and Health Curriculum Training

Erica Frank, MD, MPH, FAACME, and previous PSR board member and president, gave a wonderful presentation on climate and health curriculum to PSR’s Next-Generation Ambassadors.

Hydrogen Webinar

Webinar: Hydrogen Pipe Dreams

Gas companies are proposing to blend hydrogen with “natural” or “fracked” gas to burn in our furnaces and stoves. Watch our webinar to learn why this is a truly bad idea.