The EDF sees the program as a way to preserve the existing reef habitat of the oil platforms.[141]. Figures on this page include contributions and spending by affiliates. But others say the fate of the planet is non-negotiable," by Daniels Brook. [5][6] The subcommittee issued an interim report in August and its final report in November of the same year. [16][17][18], In looking back at passage of the Safe Drinking Water Act of 1974, top EPA officials responsible for implementing the law recall that EDF published a statistical study that supported a link between organic contaminants and cancer rates in the City of New Orleans, a study that received a tremendous amount of media attention and certainly contributed to the enactment of the law. We address today's most urgent environmental challenges. "The Nation: An Emergence of Political Will on Acid Rain," by Philip Sabecoff. "Acid Rain Is Called Peril for Sea Life on Atlantic Coast," by Philip Sabecoff. Thomas Dunlap 1981 Princeton University Press, "Fostering Clean Air through Environmental Law,", "Environmental Defense Fund member Dr. York Times, "DDT Ban Takes Effect" [EPA press release - December 31, 1972], site accessed 4/12/2007.

"Protecting America's Drinking Water: Our Responsibilities Under the Safe Drinking Water Act" by James L. Agee, Safe Drinking Water Act: Basic Information [EPA web site], site accessed 4/13/2007. [19], On April 11, 2018, the group announced plans for MethaneSAT, a satellite to help identify global methane emissions, concentrating on the 50 major oil and gas regions responsible for 80% of methane production. "Utility sale is boon for green activists: The largest such buyout ever, of Texas' TXU giant, includes benefits for consumers too," by Janet Wilson and Peter Pae. [citation needed] Carson, who died in 1964, is noted as the scientist who inspired the environmental movement. And we build strong partnerships We're optimists, In addition to various other CSR initiatives, the company has implemented a widely successful environmental policy called Google Green.-Ben & Jerry’s: This Vermont-based brand is well-known for its corporate social responsibility. "Removal of Yosemite Dam to Be Studied; A state agency will consider restoration of the Hetch Hetchy Valley," by Lee Romney. "Are Storm Clouds Massing? All content is posted anonymously by employees working at Environmental Defense Fund. Sign up for our newsletter to track money’s influence on U.S. elections and public policy. "Half a Hetchy study: State's review doesn't resolve debate," editorial. "A Debate: Are Enough Data in Hand to Act Against Acid Rain? Their research uncovered a link between the spraying of DDT to kill mosquitos and thinning egg shells of large birds. Many fishermen fear that the approach gives a competitive advantage to larger, non-local operations, jeopardizing independent operators, including boats, fisheries, and ports. "TXU sale could cost $32 billion," by Janet Wilson. environmentaldefence.ca, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Environmental_Defense_Fund&oldid=981502968, Environmental organizations based in the United States, Environmental organizations established in 1967, International environmental organizations, Non-profit organizations based in New York City, Environmental organizations based in New York (state), Environmental organizations based in New York City, Articles with dead external links from September 2017, Articles with permanently dead external links, Pages using infobox organization with unknown parameters, Articles with unsourced statements from November 2016, Articles lacking reliable references from July 2019, Wikipedia references cleanup from July 2019, Articles covered by WikiProject Wikify from July 2019, All articles covered by WikiProject Wikify, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Science, economic incentives, partnerships, nonpartisan policy, This page was last edited on 2 October 2020, at 18:19.

EDF suggests that concern about consolidation or corporate ownership of fisheries is unwarranted. Plans are for the satellite to launch in late 2020 or early 2021 and EDF says it will make the data public. Center for Responsive Politics. "Hugging the Tree-Huggers: Why so many companies are suddenly linking up with eco groups. "Economic Watch: Sale of Air Pollution Permits Is Part of Bush Acid-Rain Plan," by Peter Passell. "Environmental Group Behind the TXU Deal Hires a Banker," by Andrew Ross Sorkin and Felicity Barringer. "Report on Acid Rain Finds Good News and Bad News," by Carol Kaesuk Yoon.
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ESG-related issues may be material to the long-term sustainability of a particular company’s competitive advantage. "The Big Deal Goes Green," by Cathy Booth Thomas. Environmental Defense Fund organization profile. "HR passes Safe Drinking Water Act authorizing EPA to set minimum Fed standards for drinking water … ". "An Effort to Undo an Old Reservoir," by Dean E. Murphy. "Environmentalists Laud New Rules on Lead in Gas," by William G. Blair. The policy has been criticized by some environmentalists. EDF's philosophy is that it is willing to talk with big business and try new approaches in order to get environmental results. Did not previously hold government jobs: 37.93%, NOTE: Organizations themselves cannot contribute to candidates and party committees, Domestic Offshore Energy Reinvestment Act of 2019, See more lobbying by Environmental Defense Fund, See more outside spending by Environmental Defense Fund. NOTE: Organizations themselves cannot contribute to candidates and party committees. We must be clear-eyed about this, and fight to protect public health and the environment from unacceptable impacts.