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Tell the EPA to ban the use of methylene chloride and NMP in commercial and consumer paint strippers. Let’s protect workers and consumers from these harmful chemicals and switch to safer alternatives.

Climate Change Bike Tour

Dr. Wendy Ring, a 27-year PSR member, is biking across the country to raise awareness around the health effects of climate change.

Upcoming Events:

Middlebury, Vermont

Friday, September 14, 2012
Presentation on Climate Change
Time: 8:00 am
Location: Ilsley Public Library at 75 Main St

Portland, Maine

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Presentation on Climate Change
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: To be announced
Contact karen@psrmaine.org for more information.

If you are in one of these cities and know a location where Wendy can give her climate change presentation, please contact mkerwin@psr.org or sbrinton@sbcglobal.net.

Follow Dr. Ring's progress here.

View Wendy's climate change slide show here.

Action Alerts

  • It's time to put our health before polluter profits

    Climate change is endangering us now, harming public health and causing damage to our communities from extreme weather events. Tell your senators that rolling back methane pollution standards, a key step in our fight against climate change, is unacceptable!

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Resources

  • Climate Change and Famine

    Climate change is already threatening the Earth’s ability to produce food. These effects are expected to worsen as climate change worsens. Read more »

  • Fact Sheet on Anti-Health Bills

    The House of Representatives has introduced several bills that will jeopardize federal rules that protect our air, water and overall safety. Read more »

  • Health Impacts of Natural Gas Infrastructure

    Fracked natural gas contaminates air and water where it is extracted, then pipelines transport gas-related pollutants for hundreds of miles. Distant communities may be exposed to toxic air pollutants, dangerous particulates, and radioactive materials. All of us are endangered as methane leaks into the atmosphere. Read more »

In the Spotlight

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    Eating for Climate and Health
    PSR's new PowerPoint presentation on how climate change impacts food production, and agriculture's contribution to climate change.