Newsom promises new wildfire prevention efforts during coronavirus crisis
Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that California is preparing for a particularly tough fire season as it continues its efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus.
EPA Office of Inspector General Finds 400 Agency Employees Did Not Report Potential Scientific Integrity Policy Violations Sinc
(Beyond Pesticides, May 29, 2020) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) recently released a report highlighting employee discontent with scientific integrity (SI) within the agency. While the number of official complaints about scientific integrity have been fairly minimal over the 8 years that the 2012 policy has been in place—only 85 complaints wer...
Occupational Exposure to Pesticides, and Other Environmental Chemicals Increase Risk of Developing ALS
Neonics Found to Impair Honey Bee Growth and Development, As EPA Re-Opens Opportunity for Public Comment on the Bee-Toxic Pesti
EU Proposes 2030 Goal to Reduce Pesticide Use by 50% and Increase Arable Land in Organic Production by At Least 17%
Beyond Pesticides Lawsuit Challenges Exxon for Deceptive Claims of Significant Investments in Solving the Climate Crisis, Cites
Heat kills thousands of Australians yearly: Study
Australian researchers have called to add climate change as an official cause of death after a study published on Thursday found that heat-related deaths have been under-reported in the country.
Cyclonic storm brewing in Bay of Bengal, several coastal districts to experience heavy rain from Tuesday
Letter: Horrified Contra Costa County may OK new fossil fuel probe
With the proposed Brentwood drilling, our county is showing deferential treatment toward a dangerous industry.