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EPA Lead Plan Won’t Prevent Future Flints  

For Immediate Release:  Wednesday, February 12, 2020 Contact:  Kyla Bennett (508) 230-9933; Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Loopholes and Limitations Hobble Removal of Lead from Drinking Water Washington, DC — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s long-awaited plan...

Lead Limits Needed on Tire Crumb Playgrounds

Lead Limits Needed on Tire Crumb Playgrounds CPSC Ruling on Artificial Play-Areas as Children’s Products Sought Washington, DC — The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) should prevent children from being exposed to lead and other harmful heavy metals in...

EPA Sued Over Its Refusal to Regulate Lead-Based AMMO

EPA Sued Over Its Refusal to Regulate Lead-Based AMMO Lawsuit Targets Lead Poisoning of Millions of Wildlife from Lead Bullets & Tackle Washington, DC — Conservation and hunting groups today sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for failing to regulate...

Legal Move to Outlaw Lead-Based Ammo & Fishing Tackle

Contact:  Karen Schambach [PEER] (530)333-2545; Kate Hornyan [PEER] (202) 265-7337; Robert Johns [American Bird Conservancy] (202) 234-7181, ext. 210; Jeff Miller [Center for Biological Diversity] (510) 499-9185 Legal Move to Outlaw Lead-Based Ammo & Fishing...