Author: Moms Clean Air Force

Is BPA In Cash Register Receipts Worse Than We Thought?

BY ON October 30, 2014
This post was written by Lindsay McCormick , Research Analyst, and Richard Denison, Ph.D., Lead Senior Scientist for the Environmental Defense Fund: Bisphenol A (BPA) is an endocrine-disrupting chemical, and has been associated with health effects such as premature puberty and developmental neurotoxicity. Massive quantities...

TOPICS: Toxics

How Scientists Linked California’s Drought To Climate Change

BY ON October 22, 2014
This post written by Ilissa Ocko originally appeared on EDF Voices  California has officially entered its fourth consecutive year of drought, and is trapped in its worst water shortage situation ever. Because we know that human-caused climate change can trigger and exacerbate drought conditions, media, public officials, California...

TOPICS: California, Climate Change, Heat and Extreme Weather