EPN IN THE NEWS RELATED TO Uncategorized
July 21, 2021 / by
David Bond /
Linda Birnbaum, EPN member, former Director of National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), and former EPA scientist, was quoted in this piece about the negative health impacts of living near fracking sites.
June 21, 2021 / by
Juliet Eilperin and Darryl Fears /
The Washington Post
Judith Enck, EPN member and former Regional Administrator, EPA Region 2, was quoted in this article concerning the decision by the Limetree Bay oil refinery, located in St. Croix, to cease operations after facing numerous environmental violations. Judith was also quoted in a similar article in the Associated Press.
June 8, 2021 / by
Jeff Brady /
Mustafa Santiago Ali, former Senior Advisor for Environmental Justice and Community Revitalization and Assistant Associate Administrator for Environmental Justice, was interviewed in this radio segment discussing the need for more federal money to be invested in historically Black colleges and other minority institutions.
May 17, 2021 / by
Michelle Roos and Jeremy Symons /
Michelle Roos, EPN Executive Director, and Jeremy Symons, EPN member and consultant and former Climate Policy Advisor, EPA Office of Air and Radiation, penned this op-ed discussing the progress made and the work that remains to be done at the EPA under the Biden administration.