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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.

Panel Discussion on Climate Change and Health

October 10, 2013
Chicago, Illinois

Time: Noon - 1:30 pm
Location: ELPC office, 35 E. Wacker Drive

Lunch time panel discussion on climate change and health, featuring Dr. Jonathan Patz of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Dr. Sam Dorevitch of the University of Illinois School of Public Health. Karen Weigert, Chicago's Director of Sustainability, will moderate the discussion.

Lunch will be provided. Co-sponsored by Chicago PSR and the Environment and Law Policy Center.

Action Alerts

  • Tell President Obama: Ban Oil Trains

    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.

  • Tell EPA: Public Health needs a strong Haze Rule

    The EPA must improve the Regional Haze Rule so polluters are held accountable and everyone can experience healthy air at our national parks and wilderness areas.

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