Press Clips

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


27 N.J. SITES COULD HAVE BEEN ON CLEANUP LIST

From: Philly.com
According to the agency's internal documents, obtained by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, 27 sites scored greater than 28.5 points, the qualifying score…

EPA FAILS TO DEFEND CLEAN WATER ACT, ALLOWS APPOINTMENT OF INDUSTRY INSIDERS

From: The Examiner
The organizations, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), the Florida Clean Water Network, and the Androscoggin River Alliance, say EPA is ignoring blatant…

PALLONE ASKS EPA TO EXPLAIN 27 SITES LEFT OFF SUPERFUND LIST

From: Asbury Park Press
According to the group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), these sites scored high enough on the government’s hazard ranking system to be placed…

SUPERFUND-ELIGIBLE SITES IN NEW JERSEY NOT LISTED FOR CLEANUP

From: Environment News Service
New Jersey already has 144 Superfund sites, more than any other state, but it could have even more according to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency documents…

REPORT: 27 NEW JERSEY SUPERFUND-ELIGIBLE SITES LEFT OFF LIST

From: Asbury Park Press
According to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), there are 27 sites in New Jersey that scored high enough on the government’s hazard ranking system…

TOXIC SITE IN FAIR LAWN LEFT UNCONTROLLED BY EPA

From: Fair Lawn Patch
A potentially environmentally hazardous site in Fair Lawn was left off the Environmental Protection Agency's Superfund National Priority List, according to a statement…

GROUP: 4 MORRIS SITES LEFT OFF SUPERFUND LIST

From: Daily Record
But according to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), there are 27 additional sites in New Jersey that scored high enough on the government’s hazard…

NPS TO REVIEW ROSELAND ALTERNATIVES

From: The River Reporter
One group, the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), contends that fast-track treatment leaves the project subject to a lawsuit brought under the…

EDWARD ABBEY AND THE GRAND CANYON BOTTLE BAN

From: The New Yorker
Both the Park Service and Coca-Cola denied Martin’s claim; though in an earlier internal memo, uncovered by the group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility,…

GRAND CANYON TO BAN BOTTLED WATER SALES

From: Chicago Tribune
The National Park Service delayed applying the ban in late 2010 after what the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility charged was pressure byCoca-Cola Co. The…