Toxics

Trump Asked Industry Which Rules to Target. Here are 5 of Their Most Outrageous Requests.

BY ON May 12, 2017
This post was written by Keith Gaby for EDF Voices: The Trump administration has already cancelled or sought to undermine 23 rules that protect our health and environment – including limits on toxic waste coal companies dump in rivers, and regulations promoting more fuel-efficient cars. But the...

TOPICS: Cars and Trucks, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Politics, Toxics

Big News from Walmart on Climate Action

BY ON April 25, 2017
Walmart is not just a superstore, it’s the tenth largest economic entity in the world, slightly larger than the economy of Spain. So when Walmart recently announced its commitment to help reduce the carbon dioxide emissions of its suppliers by one billion metric tons, it...

TOPICS: Economics, Toxics

Are You Eating Your Yoga Pants?

BY ON March 27, 2017
Yoga pants are great for a doing lot of things besides yoga. Think pajamas, what you wear to your kids’ soccer game, running out to get milk… What they’re NOT good for is eating – either by us, or by fish, birds and other wildlife....

TOPICS: Pollution, Toxics