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Take on Toxics

The Latest On: Take on Toxics

April 16, 2020 | Explainer

Danger in the Air

Earthjustice is defending the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards — a rule that saves up to 11,000 people from early deaths each year.

April 15, 2020 | Article

50 Years On, Earth Day’s Legal Legacy Looms Large

As Earth Day reaches a milestone anniversary, we're more committed than ever to building on the progress of the past while moving forward toward a healthy, sustainable future for all.

April 13, 2020 | From the Experts

Air Pollution Makes COVID-19 More Deadly

Staff Scientist Rashmi Joglekar explains how a new Harvard study adds to a growing pile of evidence that we must enforce stricter regulations on toxic emissions to save lives.

March 10, 2020 | Report

Portland Harbor Toxicological Review

This document contains key excerpts on children's susceptibility to Benzo[A]Pyrene from the U.S. EPA. IRIS Toxicological Review of Benzo[A]Pyrene (Final Report). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/635/R-17/003F, 2017.