A Comprehensive Assessment of the Potential Human Health Impacts of a Proposed “Natural” Gas Compressor Station in Weymouth, Massachusetts
September 24, 2019
A quantitative and qualitative assessment of the human health impacts of soil, groundwater, air and noise pollution that will result from the compressor station, concluding that the project is dangerous to human health
Rolling the Dice: Assessment of Gas System Safety in Massachusetts
September 13, 2019
While the gas distribution system in Massachusetts is largely buried underground, the dangers of relying on gas are all around us. Co-authored by GBPSR.
Public Safety Report on Proposed Weymouth Compressor
This new report from Greater Boston PSR examines the public safety and emergency response aspects of a proposed compressor station in a populated coastal flood zone.
Health Risks of a Proposed Compressor Station in Weymouth, Massachusetts
GBPSR report on the health risks to Fore River basin residents from the proposed compressor station.
Frequently Asked Questions
Learn the basics on nuclear weapons.
2018 | Harvard Medicine
Article from Harvard Medicine magazine on the history of PSR’s work on nuclear disarmament.
Resources for Nuclear Abolition Activism
Local, national, and international organizations working on nuclear weapons issues.
Pediatric Environmental Health Toolkit
From our air to our water to the products we use on a daily basis, our environment is permeated with harmful substances. Yet very few health professionals have been trained to help patients understand how to protect themselves from environmental toxins.
The United Nations Votes to Start Negotiations to Ban the Bomb
2016 | The Nation
Article from The Nation on the Nuclear Ban Treaty, including discussion of GBPSR’s 2016 Symposium on climate change and nuclear weapons.
Doctors’ Group: Neither Candidate Should Have Finger On Hair-Trigger Nukes
2016 | WBUR
Article by GBPSR’s Dr. Matt Bivens on the danger of giving the president the sole authority to launch nuclear weapons.
Environmental Threats to Health Aging
A comprehensive review of the currently available research on the lifetime influences of environmental factors on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease and their relation to a range of other chronic diseases.
In Harm’s Way
Addressing toxic chemical influences on developmental disabilities
Generations at Risk
Each year disorders of reproductive health result in devastating consequences for tens of thousands of Americans.