Frack no: Energy group travels here to 'protest'
April 5, 2017
"The health risks of fracking are far too great to Floridians and to our fragile aquifer that gives us our drinking water, supports agriculture and supports tourism," said PSR's Dr. Todd Sack in a statement.
Source: Clay Today
Does fracking violate human rights?: How to Test the Question
March 30, 2017
This piece on the human rights implications of the impacts of fracking cites PSR's Fracking Compendium.
Source: Center for Humans & Nature
March 17, 2017
Letter to the Editor from PSR's Dr. Lynn Ringenberg urging support for a ban on fracking in Florida.
Source: Naples Daily News
Audio: Scott Pruitt, Trump's Man at EPA, Doubles Down on Climate Change Denial
March 13, 2017
Radio interview with PSR Executive Director Jeff Carter on EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's statement that he does not believe carbon dioxide is a "primary contributor" to global warming.
Source: Counterpoint Radio
Nuclear weapons don't belong in any nation’s arsenal
March 7, 2017
Letter to the editor from PSR's Dr. Ira Helfand on the need for a ban treaty.
Source: Washington Post
Audio: Fossil Fuels and Your Health: Physicians for Social Responsibility Report
March 3, 2017
Radio interview with PSR's Barbara Gottlieb on health impacts from fossil fuels.
Source: Planet Philadelphia G-Town Radio
Madison School District discovers lead in drinking fountains
March 1, 2017
Interview with PSR Wisconsin's Dr. Beth Neary, a pediatrician, on lead found in local public schools' drinking fountains.
Dade City mayor wants Florida-wide fracking ban
March 1, 2017
Dr. Lynn Ringenberg of Physicians for Social Responsibility says one reason to ban hydraulic fracturing is because because it "can't be done safely."
Source: 88.5 WMNF
Pa. has done nothing about lead levels in schools, report says
February 28, 2017
Philadelphia PSR's Dr. Walter Tsou discusses the health impacts of lead.
Source: Philadelphia Public School Notebook
Dangerous new cleanup proposals for Rocketdyne
February 22, 2017
Op-ed on the DOE's failure to clean up the toxic Santa Susana Field Lab, co-authored by PSR's Dr. Bob Dodge.
Source: VC Reporter
State should pass parental leave
February 21, 2017
Op-ed authored by students from the PSR chapter at the University of Washington.
Source: The Olympian
Only way to survive nuclear war is to prevent it
February 20, 2017
Op-ed by Western North Carolina PSR's Dr. Lewis Patrie.
Source: Asheville Citizen-Times
Closing Richland nuclear plant would be a win for ratepayers, study says
February 18, 2017
A new report commissioned by Oregon PSR shows that renewables could replace the Columbia Generating Station at a lower cost.
Source: The Oregonian
DuPont settles fluorinated chemical lawsuits
February 16, 2017
Dr. Richard Clapp, an environmental epidemiologist and former co-chair of the Greater Boston PSR Steering Committee, calls the DuPont settlement "a positive milestone for those in the Parkersburg area."
Source: Chemistry World
The next war must not happen
February 15, 2017
Op-ed by PSR member Dr. Stephen Wall.
Source: Smoky Mountain News
Nuclear Arms, in "Very Wrong Hands"
February 13, 2017
Letters to the Editor from PSR's Dr. Ira Helfand and Dr. Robert Dodge in response to a Times editorial on the danger of unilateral use of nuclear weapons.
Source: New York Times
Santa Susana Field Lab broken promises
February 11, 2017
Op-ed co-authored by PSR's Dr. Robert Dodge on the DOE's failure to clean up a toxic site in California.
Two Nobel Prize-winning nuclear experts explain the unlikely reasons why Trump could be our savior
February 7, 2017
Op-ed co-authored by Dr. James Muller and PSR's Dr. John Pastore on how Trump's presidency could spur support for nuclear disarmament.
Industry-Backed Congress Members Want to Roll Back Protections Against Dangerous Methane Pollution
February 6, 2017
Op-ed from PSR's Kathy Attar.
Don't roll back methane rules
February 4, 2017
Letter to the Editor from PSR Maine's Dr. Janis Petzel.
Source: Bangor Daily News