Skip to Navigation
Skip to Content
Share this page

Take Action

Tell President Obama and the US DOT to stop oil trains carrying diluted tar sands and fracked shale oil from the Bakken formation—both are more toxic, more explosive, and more carbon-intensive than conventional crude.

Martha Dina Arguello

Los Angeles, California
Speaker Topic: Toxics
PSR Affiliation: Executive Director, PSR Los Angeles
Media Experience: Public Speaking

Biographical Sketch

Martha Dina Arguello, Executive Director of PSR-LA, is a leader in California’s Environmental Health movement. As the co-convener of Californians for a Green and Healthy Economy, she is actively engaged in developing and watch-dogging the implementation of California’s Green Chemistry Initiative.  She is also leading the way in engaging women’s health, reproductive health and justice groups in California’s efforts to pass a ban on the use of BPA in baby products. PSR-LA is an active member of Californians for Pesticide Reform, and is leading the Healthy Homes campaign aimed at reducing the use of pesticides in low-income neighborhoods.

To request Martha Dina Arguello as a speaker, please email psrnatl@psr.org or call 202-667-4260.

In the Spotlight

scotus

What now, after the Supreme Court stay?

The Supreme Court in February 2016 issued a "stay," or a temporary suspension, of the Clean Power Plan while a lower court reviews a legal challenge. This situation raises many questions. Read more »