Press Clips

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


GRAND CANYON BANNING SALES OF BOTTLED WATER

From: U.S. NEWS on MSNBC
The group that obtained the email, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, told msnbc.com that while it considers the decision a victory it still has concerns.…

ARIZONA: DISPOSABLE BOTTLES TO BE BANNED AT PARK

From: The New York Times
The ban of containers smaller than one gallon takes effect within 30 days. Jeff Ruch, the executive director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, applauded…

GRAND CANYON TO BAN BOTTLED WATER SALES

From: Cheap Hotel Bookings
The group that was able to obtain the email, the ever-vocal Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, spoke to the press and confirmed that although it considers…

MORE TESTS DONE ON CLOSED TEANECK PARK

From: NorthJersey.com
Bill Wolfe, the director of the state Chapter of the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, said towns are not likely to test the soil at their public parks…

GRAND CANYON BANS BOTTLED WATER SALES

From: AZ Central
The park service originally announced its intent to ban plastic water bottles in May 2010, then delayed the move in December of that year. An advocacy group, Public Employees…

SALE OF PLASTIC WATER BOTTLES BANNED AT GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK

From: National Parks Traveler
Director Jarvis was portrayed as bowing to corporate pressure for telling Grand Canyon officials to hold off on implementing a ban on the plastic bottles. Public…

CLEANUP MAY PUT WILDLIFE AT RISK

From: North Jersey.com
The Buchanan emails were obtained through an open records request by Ed Meakem, a former borough councilman, and made public by Bill Wolfe of Public Employees for Environmental…

DUPONT MESS LINGERS IN POMPTON LAKES

From: North Jersey.com
DuPont has been cleaning up its pollution inch by inch for 24 years and counting, while lawsuits were filed, more toxics were found and citizens became sick at rates…

CLIMATE SCIENTISTS NOT COWED BY RELENTLESS CLIMATE CHANGE DENIERS

From: Physics Today
The harassment has ramped up in recent years, says Michael Mann of the Pennsylvania State University, whose book The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars: Dispatches from the…

REALITY TV COMING ATTRACTIONS: 'PLUMEGATE'

From: American Thinker
Now the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) has alleged that National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOOA) researcher Bill Lehr "lowballed"…