The Latest On: Pesticides and Toxic Chemicals
Earthjustice Applauds Michal Freedhoff’s Nomination to Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention
Greg Loarie, Attorney, California Office, Earthjustice: "There are lots of alternatives out there that are lower risks."
Florida officials plan to close Piney Point after fears of reservoir breach caused evacuations, pollution
Bonnie Malloy, Attorney, Florida Regional Office, Earthjustice: "The state has to make adequate investment to clean the water, close the site and make commitments to regulation and enforcement that ensures we are never on the edge of a disaster like this again. This is a first step, and we need to see the follow-through before we celebrate.“
Tania Galloni, Managing Attorney, Florida Office, Earthjustice: “This is what lax environmental regulation and enforcement gets us. The situation goes back decades. It turned into the taxpayers’ problem, and the state failed to do what was needed to keep people and the environment safe.”