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Running Out Of Time

Running Out of Time

As the world begins an urgent transition to a low-carbon energy future, health and life insurance companies must divest from fossil fuels to protect their clients and their bottom lines.

Legality of Nuclear Weapons

Some experts argue that nuclear weapons are already illegal under international law. Meanwhile, the United States—with 1,750 deployed nuclear weapons—and eight other nuclear-armed nations unequivocally consider them legal. Adopted in…

Health Effects From Gas Stove Pollution

Health Effects from Gas Stove Pollution

A new report, coauthored by PSR, documents dangerous levels of indoor air pollution from gas stoves. The report presents scientific evidence that gas stoves release several hazardous pollutants, notably nitrogen…

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Climate and Health Risks of Liquified Natural Gas

Read PSR’s report on liquified natural gas (LNG) and its implications for our environment, our health, and our climate.

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Heat, Fire, Water: How Climate Change Has Created a Public Health Emergency

Heat, Fire, Water and the Public Health Emergency Extreme heat, billowing wildfires, and water–either too much or not enough–are today’s faces of climate change. PSR board member Alan Lockwood, MD,…

Compressor Public Safety Report

Flammable, High-Pressure Industry in a Populated Coastal Flood Zone?

Public Safety and Emergency Response Aspects of a Proposed Methane Gas Compressor in Weymouth This new report from Greater Boston PSR examines the public safety and emergency response aspects of…

Saving Energy Saving Lives

Saving Energy, Saving Lives

The Health Impacts of Avoiding Power Plant Pollution with Energy Efficiency We often hear that energy efficiency saves money and creates jobs, but what do we know about its public…

Too Dirty Too Dangerous

Too Dirty, Too Dangerous

Based on summaries of recent medical and scientific studies, this PSR report clearly conveys the health threats that accompany use of methane as a fuel.

Chernobyl Fukushima

30 Years Living with Chernobyl, 5 Years Living with Fukushima

Health Effects of the Nuclear Disasters in Chernobyl and Fukushima This report, co-released by PSR and International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, provides detailed and sobering updates of…

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Selling Our Health Down the River

This report documents the need to control the amount of toxic pollutants such as arsenic, mercury, selenium, and nitrogen that coal-fired power plants can discharge into streams and rivers.