EPN Articles Related To Legacy Contamination

EPN IN THE NEWS RELATED TO Legacy Contamination

New Warnings on Plastic’s Health Risks as Fracking Industry Promotes New ‘Plastics Belt’ Build-Out

March 5, 2019 / by

Sharon Kelly /


EPN member George Czerniak, former EPA Director, Air and Radiation Division, Region 5, is quoted in this article about the life cycle of plastic from the moment an oil and gas well is drilled to the time plastic trash breaks down in the environment.

How Trump is redefining the EPA

Jan 12, 2019 / by

The Week Staff /

The Week

EPN member and former EPA Associate National Program Director, Sustainable and Healthy Communities Research Program, Betsy Smith, is quoted in this article that takes a comprehensive look at how the Trump administration is redefining the EPA.