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Opinion - White, Wealthy, and Whiney: An environmental movement in need of a makeover.


2015-04-18T09:00-05:00
Now that I’ve gotten your attention with an over-the-top headline, understand that I don’t reall ...

Opinion - White, Wealthy, and Whiney: An environmental movement in need of a makeover.


2015-04-18T09:00-05:00
Now that I’ve gotten your attention with an over-the-top headline, understand that I don’t reall ...

Louisiana five years after BP oil spill: 'It's not going back to normal no time soon'.'


2015-04-18T09:00-05:00
To hear BP tell it, the environmental disaster that struck the Gulf of Mexico five years ago is near ...

Polar bears hit by twin threats of pollution and climate change.


2015-04-18T09:00-05:00
Greenland’s polar bears have a thyroid problem. Their endocrine systems, too, are being disrupted. ...

Be Safe



Precautionary Action Prevents Harm

The precautionary approach looks at how we can prevent harm from environmental hazards. It is a “better safe than sorry” practice motivated by caution and prevention. Why ask “what level of harm is acceptable?” when we can prevent pollution and environmental destruction before it happens. The Center for Health, Environment & Justice’s BE SAFE campaign is a nationwide initiative to build support for the precautionary approach. [Read more]

April 17, 2015 Scientists warn of hormone impacts from benzene, xylene, other common solvents -... [Link]
April 11, 2015 Endocrine disruptors in our food - Would you eat something that some cosmetics co... [Link]
April 8, 2015 Board of Directors Announce Lois Gibbs Shifting Energy To Field - The Board of Di... [Link]