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A replicable strategy for mapping air pollution’s community-level health impacts and catalyzing prevention

October 20, 2022 Comments Off on A replicable strategy for mapping air pollution’s community-level health impacts and catalyzing prevention

Co-authored by GBPSR member Dr. Phillip J. Landrigan in the Environmental Health Journal

Nuclear Famine: Even a “limited” nuclear war would cause abrupt climate disruption and global starvation

August 15, 2022 Comments Off on Nuclear Famine: Even a “limited” nuclear war would cause abrupt climate disruption and global starvation

Report prepared by IPPNW, written by GBPSR board member Dr. Matt Bivens. We consider this the “Readers Digest version” of the Nuclear Famine report — filled with graphics and charts…

Study: Global food insecurity and famine from reduced crop, marine fishery and livestock production due to climate disruption from nuclear war soot injection

August 15, 2022 Comments Off on Study: Global food insecurity and famine from reduced crop, marine fishery and livestock production due to climate disruption from nuclear war soot injection

New report in Nature Food (a subsidiary of Nature)

Unburned natural gas contains 21 toxic air pollutants, study finds

June 28, 2022 Comments Off on Unburned natural gas contains 21 toxic air pollutants, study finds

GBPSR board member Dr. Regina LaRocque is interviewed about how natural gas is not just a climate threat, but also has human health impacts.

Why do we accept asthma with our ‘natural’ gas?

June 13, 2022 Comments Off on Why do we accept asthma with our ‘natural’ gas?

Co-authored by GBPSR Board Chair, Dr. Brita Lundberg in Commonwealth Magazine

It’s Summer, and We Have Interns!

June 1, 2022 Comments Off on It’s Summer, and We Have Interns!

For those of you who have been attending our monthly meetings, you’ll know we just hired two new student interns. We just added them to the About Us page of…

GBPSR Helps Pass Emissions Legislation

June 1, 2022 Comments Off on GBPSR Helps Pass Emissions Legislation

GBPSR Addresses the Climate and Health Threats of Piped Hydrogen

June 1, 2022 Comments Off on GBPSR Addresses the Climate and Health Threats of Piped Hydrogen

Gas companies are talking about replacing some of the fossil gas delivered to our homes with hydrogen. When hydrogen burns, it makes water, which sounds good for the climate, but…

2021-2022 Accomplishments

June 1, 2022 Comments Off on 2021-2022 Accomplishments

Our membership made strides over the past year! We were one of six chapters of Physicians for Social Responsibility that received Energy Foundation funding to advance the understanding of the…

What the Gas Companies Propose

June 1, 2022 Comments Off on What the Gas Companies Propose