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The Most Important Fight of My Career: the Lieberman-Warner Bill

I have been working to protect the environment for more than 30 years, and I feel like I am facing the most important fight of my career: passing the Lieberman/Warner climate change bill, which will be up for a vote in the Senate in early June.

NRDC and EDF blast White House interference in EPA chemical assessment program called IRIS

Today the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works will host oversight hearings on EPA Toxic Chemical Policies.

Why Endocrine Disruptors Should Be a Household Word

In the past week, there have been a lot of news reports and blog chatter about BPA, also known as bisphenol-A. Finally, government agencies, consumers, and manufacturers are starting to take this toxin seriously.

Connecting the Dots: Security and Climate Change

Another analysis was just released, this time by the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies in Britain, making the case that climate change would be a driver for serious conflict around the globe, describing among o

Massachusetts moves to adopt low-carbon fuel standard

Yesterday, in a major step forward for biofuels policy, the Massachusetts governor, senate president, and speaker of the house jointly called for the adopti

World Series Champs are Champs of Going Green

This evening NRDC Founder John Adams will throw out the first pitch at Fenway Park – the storied home of the world champion Boston Red Sox and oldest