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  • Nukes in Your Backyard

    Ever wonder how many nuclear weapons mishaps and facilities are in your own backyard? Then check out our new map featuring pinpoint locations of close calls and the stories behind them.

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  • PSR asks senators to put health first in chemical reform debate

    PSR-Maine received thanks from their senator for standing for real reform of our chemical regulatory system. The Udall-Vitter bill currently before Congress fails to protect us from toxic chemicals in our consumer products and communities. Prospects for meaningful reform hinge on senators voting to put health first over industry interests. Learn how the health voice is taking center stage in this battle for health-protective reform.

  • PSR Welcomes New Climate Organizer

    PSR is happy to welcome our new climate organizer. Paz Artaza-Regan has a long history of organizing in the faith community on a variety of issues, from environmental justice to, most recently, a campaign against torture. Here at PSR she will be organizing our Climate Health Action Teams. Welcome, Paz!

  • Health and environmental groups unified in opposition to industry-driven bill

    At a recent U.S. Senate hearing, Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) utilized the voices of over 400 health, environment and consumer groups -- including PSR -- to highlight the critical flaws in the proposed chemical reform bill. She illuminated the bill's lack of protections for consumer health and safety, along with the many ways industry would benefit if the bill becomes law. Learn what would make this industry-driven proposal truly health-protective.

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Environment and Health

PSR's Climate Health Action Teams will teach PSR members about the health benefits of clean, healthy energy sources and prepare them to advocate in their states for renewable energy and energy efficiency. Please join us to help move your state to a clean energy future and a livable climate.

Safe Energy

The Safe Energy program focuses on protecting public health, taxpayer dollars, and national security by preventing the construction of expensive, dirty, and dangerous new nuclear reactors.

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  • Body Count

    Authored by IPPNW-Germany, the report is a comprehensive account of the vast human toll of the "Wars on Terror" conducted in the name of the American people since September 11, 2001. Read more »

  • Healthy Fish, Healthy Families

    How you can enjoy the benefits of seafood, while making smart choices to lower the risks of pollution. Read more »

  • Ash in Lungs

    PSR and Earthjustice's new report explores the health impacts of breathing coal ash dust. Read more »

  • Childhood Cancer and the Environment

    Learn the ways children are exposed to harmful environmental chemicals which may cause cancer -- and the need to focus our policies, healthcare and research on prevention -- in the latest Environmental Health Policy Institute. Read more »

PSR's Dr. Bob Gould speaks to Democracy Now about the North American release of Body Count, an IPPNW-Germany report on the human toll of the War on Terror in Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan. Read more »
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Learn about the impacts of hydraulic fracturing on human health, communities, and the planet.
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