fracking & methane

“Forever” chemicals used in Ohio oil, gas wells

September 29, 2022

PSR’s latest report reveals use of toxic PFAS chemicals in Ohio oil and gas wells. Read what happened, and what states can do to prevent use of these “forever” chemicals.

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Oil and Gas Companies Have Used PFAS in Ohio Wells; ‘Trade Secret’ Laws Limit Public’s Ability to Know Full Extent of Use

September 29, 2022

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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Tell Congress to Reject the Dirty IRA Side Deal

September 23, 2022

Tell your Members of Congress to reject Senator Manchin and Senator Schumer’s dirty side deal.

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Activists Call for Rejection of Controversial Climate Tech in California

August 30, 2022

Article in LAist quoting Martha Dina Arguello of PSR-Los Angeles.

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PSR & Coalition Members Petition EPA to Regulate Pollution from Furnaces

August 25, 2022

PSR, along with 26 other organizations including Sierra Club and U.S. PIRG, petitioned the EPA to regulate air pollution from residential and commercial furnaces under the Clean Air Act.

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Warn Your Patients About Gas Stoves

August 24, 2022

Gas stoves are a health risk. PSR’s My Green Doctor explains the data and offers advice in a short article that you can share with your patients.

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PSR Statement on the Inflation Reduction Act Becoming Law

August 18, 2022

PSR celebrates President Biden’s signing of the Inflation Reduction Act, making it the law of the land and solidifying the nation’s largest investment ever to address the climate crisis.

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

August 4, 2022

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

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PFAS: The latest toxic concern for those near fracking

August 4, 2022
Cows near a fracking site

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

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Under-the-Radar Health Hazards: Gas Stoves

July 20, 2022

Commentary for Public Health Watch by Lisa Doggett, MD, PSR Texas President, quoting PSR’s Zach Williams, MPH and PSR Texas Executive Director Becky Bernhardt.

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