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Traces of Harmful Chemicals Reported in Valley Drinking Water

January 24, 2023 / by

Madison Tromier /

21-WFMJ

Linda Birnbaum, former Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences and the National Toxicology Program and former EPA scientist, was quoted in this article discussing the adverse effects PFAS have on human health.

Depleted Under Trump, a ‘Traumatized’ E.P.A. Struggles with Its Mission

January 23, 2023 / by

Lisa Friedman /

The New York Times

Betsy Southerland, former Director, Office of Science and Technology, EPA Office of Water, was quoted in this article about how EPA is still struggling to meet its regulatory deadlines because of chronic underfunding, despite the recent influx of money from the climate bill.

Industry Wants Congress to Step in on TSCA New Chemical Reviews, Missed Deadlines

January 18, 2023 / by

News Staff /

Chemical Watch

Betsy Southerland, former Director, Office of Science and Technology, EPA Office of Water, was quoted in this article discussing how increased House oversight will not necessarily lead to industry-requested changes to EPA’s TSCA program since the program remains seriously underfunded. Betsy was also quoted in a related Chemical Watch article about what to expect from the TSCA program in 2023.

Locally Caught Fish Are Full of Dangerous Chemicals Called PFAS, Study Finds

January 17, 2023 / by

Sandee LaMotte /

CNN

Linda Birnbaum, former Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences and the National Toxicology Program and former EPA scientist, was quoted in this article discussing a recent study that revealed dangerously high levels of PFAS in freshwater fish across the country.

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