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When natural gas and oil are extracted, methane -- a potent greenhouse gas -- leaks into the atmosphere from the wells, compressors, pipes and other infrastructure. Tell EPA to regulate methane now!
Today, Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility (Chesapeake PSR) launched a campaign to pressure the oil and gas industry to release important information about the health risks caused by drilling and hydraulic fracturing.
The Sierra Club and Chesapeake PSR filed the complaint with the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court, claiming state law requires the administration to publish and enforce the rules because Maryland’s Department of the Environment adopted them Jan. 16.Source: Washington Post
Chesapeake PSR and Sierra Club, represented by Earthjustice, filed suit today asserting that Governor Larry Hogan and the Maryland Division of State Documents unlawfully blocked a new clean air safeguard that would protect Marylanders suffering from asthma and other harmful effects of ozone pollution, commonly known as "smog."
Baltimore, MarylandMeet Up to Network & Discuss Climate Change
Join us for a networking and learning event on one of the most pressing health issues of our time -- climate change
Baltimore, MarylandAir Quality and Emission Inventories in Baltimore: A Hands-On Workshop
Join Chesapeake PSR for a training on key air emissions databases and air pollution in Baltimore.
Baltimore, MarylandMoms and Docs Climate Roundtable
Join Chesapeake PSR for Maryland's Moms & Docs Climate Roundtable to discuss what air pollution and global warming mean for our health, & what we can do about it.