News Release | Environment America

Reports: EPA fails to make drinking water safe from toxic PFAS

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will not establish federal limits in drinking water for two prevalent toxic chemicals. The agency’s forthcoming management plan for combatting per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) lacks safeguards on PFOA and PFOS, two of the best-understood toxic PFAS chemicals. These chemicals have contaminated drinking water from Michigan to North Carolina. In refusing to set limits for PFAS, EPA is abdicating its core mission to protect human health.

News Release | Environment California

California, the “surfing state,” reacts to Trump’s offshore drilling plan

Today, California’s representatives in the U.S. House joined other congressional leaders in introducing bills to protect our ocean and coastline.

News Release | Environment California Research and Policy Center

Here comes the sun -- California to put solar panels on all new homes

It’s official! Beginning in 2020, builders in California will put solar panels on all new homes, a move finalized today by the California Building Standards Commission.

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