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May 24, 2017

Rebecca Hayward

Rebecca Hayward is the Senior Staff Accountant.

Her prior experience includes Senior Assurance Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers in San Francisco and a Peace Corps assignment in Cambodia as a secondary education volunteer.

Rebecca has a B.S. in Sociology from the University of Colorado. She completed her Master of Accountancy (MAcc) at Colorado State University and is a licensed CPA with the State of California.

May 22, 2017 | Letter

H.R. 953 Opposition Letter

On behalf of our millions of members and supporters nationwide, we urge you to oppose H.R. 953 (“Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2017”). A more apt title for this damaging legislation is the “Poison Our Waters Act” because it would eliminate Clean Water Act safeguards that protect our waterways and communities from excessive pesticide pollution.

May 22, 2017 | Blog Post

Dangerous Dyes: Let’s Get Lead Out of Our Hair

Dads, you wouldn’t knowingly bring poison into your home, and you certainly wouldn’t expose your kids. But you may not realize that if you use at-home hair dyes like Grecian Formula, whenever your children play with your hair, they could be getting a harmful hit of lead.

May 22, 2017 | Legal Document

Complaint For Declaratory And Injunctive Relief GRAS Rule Challenge

Plaintiffs Center for Food Safety, Breast Cancer Prevention Partners, Center for Science in the Public Interest, Environmental Defense Fund, and Environmental Working Group (“Plaintiffs”) seek declaratory and injunctive relief with respect to a final rule promulgated by the United States Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) entitled “Substances Generally Recognized as Safe,” 81 Fed. Reg. 54,960 (Aug. 17, 2016) (“final rule” or “GRAS Rule”).


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