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September 21, 2016 | Report

Petition for Emergency and Ordinary Suspension of Chlorpyrifos Uses that Pose Unacceptable Risks to Workers and Petition to Cancel All Uses of Chlorpyrifos

On behalf of United Farm Workers, League of United Latin American Citizens, Labor Council for Latin American Advancement, National Hispanic Medical Association, Farmworker Association of Florida, Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste, Migrant Clinicians Network, Learning Disabilities Association of America, California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation, and GreenLatinos, we hereby file this combined petition asking the Environmental Protection Agency (―EPA‖) to suspend and cancel chlorpyrifos uses.

September 21, 2016 | Legal Document

Motion for Summary Judgement EPA Air Toxics Standards

This is an action to compel Defendant Administrator of the U.S. Environmental
Protection Agency (“EPA”) to perform rulemakings mandated by the Clean Air Act to protect
human health and the environment from major industrial sources of highly toxic air pollution.
There is no genuine issue as to any material fact, and Plaintiffs are entitled to summary judgment
as a matter of law on the question of liability.

September 20, 2016 | Blog Post

Justice for Maryland—but What About Puerto Rico?

In April, 20-year-old Destiny Watford became the youngest recipient of the prestigious 2016 Goldman Environmental Prize for grassroots activists. Watford organized a student and community movement to oppose the nation’s largest trash-burning incinerator, planned for her neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland. Energy Answers, the project backer, applied for government subsidies, claiming that the incinerator would be a source of clean energy.

September 20, 2016 | Letter

Arctic and Atlantic CEO Withdrawal Letter

On behalf of the undersigned organizations and our millions of members and activists, we thank
you for your strong leadership in the fight against climate change. We urge you to build on the
unprecedented progress you have already made, by exercising your statutory authority to
withdraw the U.S. Arctic and Atlantic oceans permanently from all future oil and gas leasing.


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