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It is with great pleasure that Oregon PSR announces our eighth annual Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship for Oregon high school juniors and seniors.Read more
Learn about Oregon PSR's efforts in the Fall 2015 edition of our newsletter, The Folded Crane.
Historic Action Taken By Portland City Council to Protect our Health and ClimateRead more
Our sincere thanks to everyone who joined us for our August 6th memorial event marking the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
Oregon PSR works to end the threat of nuclear weapons, educate about the health effects of war and encourage young people to consider their role in creating a peaceful future through our peace writing contest.More on Peace »
We are exposed to environmental toxicants every day; in our food, water, the air we breathe, and the personal care products we absorb through our skin. For some of these chemicals, such as lead and mercury, there is no known threshold of "safe" exposure, while for others we lack even basic information about risks of exposure.More on Environmental Health »
Current goals for the Washington and Oregon PSR Joint Nuclear Power Task Force include closing the Columbia Generating Station, the Northwest's only remaining nuclear power plant, and blocking construction of new nuclear power plants in our region.More on Nuclear Power »
The destabilization of Earth’s climate is a grave threat to human health. Advocating for a life-sustaining planet, Oregon PSR works for a rapid transition to a highly efficient, low-carbon society which will provide direct improvements to public health.More on Healthy Climate »
View the press release on the University of Washington's study.
Historic Action Taken By Portland City Council Today to Protect our Health and Climate
The policy opposes all project proposals that would increase crude oil being transported by rail through Portland and Vancouver.
The deadline for comments on two risky oil-by-train facilities is Monday, November 30th.
It is with great pleasure that Oregon PSR announces our eighth annual Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship for Oregon high school juniors and seniors.
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Urge the Army Corps to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement to assess the potential human health and environmental consequences of shipping 360,000 barrels of oil each day down the Columbia River.
A fact sheet on the health effects of airborne particulates, from Oregon PSR. Read more »
A fact sheet on the health effects of PCBs, from Oregon PSR. Read more »