"Chevron, the oil giant, has given $500,000 for the days long festivities. Boeing, which has been a target of Mr. Trump, pledged $1 million. And Sheldon and Miriam Adelson, giants of the gambling industry, are said to have donated more than that by themselves." ... See MoreSee Less
Scott Pruitt, Donald Trump's choice to head the EPA, has a long record of fighting environmental protections in favor of polluting industries. If Pruitt is confirmed, we will not be able to depend on the EPA to protect us from harmful chemicals. We will need state governments to stand up and protect our health and environment. We are committed to fighting for our health here in Washington state and in DC. How about you? ... See MoreSee Less
The number may shock you, but Washington state has identified over 12,300 toxic sites. Many of these are likely right in your backyard. While half of these sites have been remediated over the years, t...
Yikes. The chemicals keeping you dry and your food grease-free keep showing up in the environment. Scientists find nonstick chemicals (or PFCs) in 100% of animals tested. These are the same chemicals scientists describe as "virtually indestructible" and found in many microwave popcorn bags and fast-food wrappers. ... See MoreSee Less