Massachusetts

PEERMail: Huge Victory by PEER

PEERMail: Huge Victory by PEER

Why would the Commonwealth of Massachusetts spend millions to control and remove toxic “forever chemicals” known as PFAS from its waters, while at the same time let the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency approve the discharge of massive amounts of PFAS into the...

Massachusetts Issues Permit for PFAS It Is Fighting

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Contact: Kyla Bennett (508) 230-9933; Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Big Discharge Slated for Merrimack River – Water Source for Half-Million Washington, DC — The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is spending millions to...

Coyote Killing Contests Don’t Belong In National Parks

For Immediate Release: Jul 02, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Petition Presses Cape Cod Seashore to Sharply Limit Carnivore Hunting Washington, DC — A major national park should do a better job of protecting its wildlife from excessive and inhumane hunting...

Massachusetts Needs a PFAS Public Health Advisory for Game

For Immediate Release: Mar 25, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Massachusetts Needs a PFAS Public Health Advisory for Game “Forever Chemical” Buildup in Food Chain Affects Game and Fish in Toxic Hotspots Boston —The waters in popular Wildlife Management...

PFAS Breakthrough in Massachusetts

For Immediate Release: Mar 07, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 PFAS Breakthrough in Massachusetts Army to Give Both Immediate Relief and Long-Term Treatment for Hard-Hit Town Boston — One Massachusetts township whose drinking water supply is badly...