In 2018 we successfully defeated a package of bills crafted under the guise of “regulatory reform”.
PFAS chemicals have been used in consumer products and fire-fighting foam on industrial sites and military bases. Exposure is associated with health impacts including cancer, thyroid disease, ulcerative colitis and birth defects. A new state task force was established by Governor Wolf to develop strategies to address this issue and they want to hear from you.
Email DEP Secretary Patrick McDonnell and demand the strong controls for methane emissions from existing oil and gas operations.
The state legislature is moving bills (SB 1088/HB 2154) that would roll back protections for shallow oil and gas drilling to 1984 standards.