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Sustancias quimicas peligrosas en el sector de la salud
Un panorama de las sustancias quimicas presentes en medicos y enfermeros
PSR is thrilled to release the Spanish-language version of its
report, "Hazardous Chemicals in Health Care." The report,
written with the American Nurses Association and Health Care Without Harm
(HCWH), details the first investigation of environmental chemicals found in the
bodies of health care professionals. The study found that all 20 study
participants had toxic chemicals in their bodies, with at least 24 individual
chemicals present in each participant. We extend our thanks to HCWH/Latin American Regional Office for
Last Updated August 7, 2013
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 »
Natural Gas: Not a healthy or climate-protective solution for the Clean Power Plan
Building natural gas plants to replace coal-fired power is not a solution to the climate crisis; it merely replaces one fossil fuel with another. Read more »
Death by Degrees
The sign of Global Warming are already here. “Death by Degrees” is a series of reports looking at the damaging health effects of global warming by states or regions within the United States. We encourage you to learn about the public health threats global warming poses in your state/ region and contact your elected officials to support climate policies that reduce our reliance on dirty fossil fuels and supports energy efficiency, conservation and clean renewable energy production. Read more »
In the Spotlight
November 30, 2016
Eating for Climate and Health
PSR's new PowerPoint presentation on how climate change impacts food production, and agriculture's contribution to climate change.