EPN IN THE NEWS RELATED TO Superfund
Hazardous Homes: Thousands of U.S. Public Housing Residents Live in the Country’s Most Polluted Places
January 13, 2021 / by
Angela Caputo and Sharon Lerner /
Jim Woolford, EPN member and former director of EPA’s Superfund Program, was quoted in this article concerning the public health of American’s living in public housing near Superfund sites.
Activists Eye a Superfund Reboot Under Biden With a Focus on Environmental Justice and Climate Change
December 28, 2020 / by
David Hasemyer and Lise Olsen /
Inside Climate News
Kathy Setian, EPN member and former Region 9 Superfund Project Manager, was quoted in this article concerning the current status of the Superfund Program and steps the incoming Biden administration can take to rectify it. This article was reprinted in NBC News and Yahoo News.
December 4, 2020 / by
Sharon Lerner /
Betsy Southerland, EPN member and former Director of the Office of Science and Technology in EPA’s Office of Water, was also quoted in this article concerning EPA’s prioritization of polluters over pollution in its management of the Superfund program.