EPN IN THE NEWS RELATED TO Environmental Justice
February 23, 2024 / by
Bryant Furlow /
John Bachmann, former Formerly Associate Director for Science/Policy and New Programs EPA/OAR/OAQPS, was quoted in The Lancet about EPA strengthening fine particulate matter standards from 12 to 9 μg/m3 and the positive health and economic benefits that will accompany the new limit.
Feburary 6, 2024 / by
Kailey Carpino /
The Times Leader
Sierra Taliaferro, EPN Community Outreach Associate, Region 4, was quoted in The Times Leader about EPA’s Environmental and Justice Community Change Grants program and the support it will provide to community-driven projects.
January 28, 2024 / by
Peter Castagno /
Port City Daily
Bob Sussman, an attorney for groups in North Carolina fighting against PFAS, and former EPA Deputy Administrator and Senior Policy Counsel to the Administrator, was quoted in the Port City Daily about his call to reverse a court’s dismissal of a petition for EPA to require Chemours to test 54 PFAS compounds.
December 18, 2023 / by
Stephen Lee /
Judith Enck, former Regional Administrator in EPA Region 2, was quoted in an article by Bloomberg Law about how EPA has surpassed its projected environmental justice goals during the Biden administration, but much more enforcement is still needed.