Press Clips

Following are recent press clips from national publications that relate to PEER issues, campaigns and news releases.


25 YEARS LATER, EXXON STILL AVOIDS PAYING FOR VALDEZ SPILL

From: Sustainable Business

"Believe it or not, ExxonMobil has yet to pay up for the Valdez oil spill off the coast of Alaska that occurred 25 years ago....According to documents released…

25 YEARS AFTER EXXON VALDEZ OIL SPILL, COMPANY STILL HASN’T PAID FOR LONG-TERM ENVIRONMENTAL DAMAGES

From: Think Progress

"According to documents released today by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, the U.S. Justice Department and State of Alaska say they are still…

GLOBAL WARMING GAMES - PLAYING THE MAN NOT THE BALL

From: The Guardian

"Another concern is the cost (financial and time) that defending against the attacks requires. To this end, my friend and colleague, Professor Scott Mandia, along…

EPA TO ALLOW CONSUMPTION OF TOXIC FRACKING WASTEWATER BY WILDLIFE AND LIVESTOCK

From: Paper Blog

"Millions of gallons of water laced with toxic chemicals from oil and gas drilling rigs are pumped for consumption by wildlife and livestock with the formal approval…

FRACKING WATER OKAY FOR LIVESTOCK, WILDIFE; EPA CLAIMS

From: Bubblews

"Drink up folks! The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency thinks that it's okay to drink the leftover waste water from fracking (well, for wildlife and livestock to drink…

WILDLIFE, LIVESTOCK DRINKING FRACKING FLUIDS? EPA SAYS OK

From: Common Dreams 

"From the depths of the earth, or from the surface of the land, Wyoming's water is under the assault of fracking. The non-profit watchdog group Public Employees…

EPA NUKES RADIATION RULES

From: EnviroReporter

"EPA NUKES RADIATION RULES."

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GROUP SAYS FDA LAX ON ANTIBIOTICS IN LIVESTOCK

From: San Francisco Chronicle

"Combing through piles of documents obtained by a Freedom of Information Act request, an environmental group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility,…

N.J. WOODLANDS LOGGING MEASURE SPLITS ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS

From: Philly.com

"A message to the Audubon Society, the only organization in the state certified to produce Forest Stewardship Plans, was not returned. In the past, Bill Wolfe, an environmental…

VIOLENCE AGAINST PARK POLICE ON THE RISE

From: The Baltimore Sun

"Data complied by the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, or PEER, found a 43 percent jump in violent incidents against the Park Police alone…