Communities First Sewickley Valley is a group that works to protect the health, safety and the environment in Sewickley, Pa. The group is currently focusing efforts on raising awareness about the proposed Shell Petrochemical Plant in Potter Township and fracking sites in the area and its impact on local air quality and public health.
2021 Shale & Public Health Conference - LWV of PA
The ninth annual Shale & Public Health Conference will be held as an online conference over two days Tuesday, November 16 & Wednesday, November 17, 2021 from noon to 4pm EST Featuring new research presented by national experts on shale and public health impacts, and practical applications. Tuesday, November 16th: Session 1- New Health Research Session 2 – Research & Regulatory Policy Wednesday, November 17th: Session 3 – Emerging and Urgent Session 4 – Community Voices
Cradle to Grave: The Reverberating Health Hazards of Oil and Gas Industry
Physicians for Social Responsibility Pennsylvania (PSR PA) is excited to share a virtual, half-day conference on a very important issue. The event, Cradle to Grave: The Reverberating Health Hazards of Oil and Gas Industry, will be held on December 10, 2021 from 12:00 – 4:30 p.m. The speakers will include: Dr. Carl Werntz, Occupational Physician;Wilma Subra, Environmental Scientist; Lee McCaslin, Master Driller;Justin Nobel and Kristen Locy, Investigative Journalists; Dusty Horwitt, PSR consultant and attorney; Marsha Haley, MD, Radiation Oncology;Paul “Bobby” Manion, Wayne State University/PSR PA Research on Radioactive Emissions. The panel discussion will be moderated by Dr. Pouné Saberi. Halt the…