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NRDC Comments on the New Jersey BPU Electric Vehicle Straw Proposal (PDF)

On June 17th, NRDC submitted comments, along with a coalition of nine environmental non-profit groups, on the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities’ “New Jersey Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Ecosystem 2020 Straw Proposal.” The proposal aims to clarify utilities’ role in...

Comments from NRDC, Earthjustice and PANNA Re: EPA-Exponent Approach (PDF)

Public comments to EPA and the Science Advisory Panel (SAP) on US EPA’s proposed use of New Approach Methodologies (NAMs) to evaluate developmental neurotoxicity.Comments from NRDC, Earthjustice and PANNA raising both scientific and legal concerns with the EPA-Exponent approach.Comments from...

Comments to California OEHHA on PFOA-PFOS (PDF)

Comments submitted to the Developmental and Reproductive Toxicants Identification Committee of California's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, recommending that perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) be prioritized for the further development of hazard identification materials.

Final NRDC Comments to PACCARB (PDF)

NRDC comments submitted ahead of the 21st meeting of the Presidential Advisory Council on Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria (PACCARB), September 12-13, 2022.

Comments on the Draft Assessments for American Lobster and Snow Crab (PDF)

Comments submitted by NRDC to the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch Program regarding the draft assessments for American lobster (Homarus americanus) – United States; American lobster (Homarus americanus) – Canada: Northwest Atlantic; and Snow Crab (Chionoecetes opilio) – Canada Atlantic...

Comments on Problem Formulation and Initial Assessment Documents for Three Flame Retardant Clusters (PDF)

Comments from Earthjustice, Natural Resources Defense Council and Washington Toxics Coalition on problem formulation and initial assessment documents for three flame retardant clusters:Chlorinated phosphate ester (CPE; TCEP) cluster flame retardants (EPA-HQ-OPPT-2015- 0068)Cyclic aliphatic bromides/ hexabromocyclododdecane (HBCD) cluster flame retardants (EPA–HQ–OPPT-2015-0081)Tetrabromobisphenol...