May 9, 2019
AM-NY journalist Sarina Trangle quoted NYLPI’s Director of Environmental Justice, Rachel Spector, in a story on New York lead enforcement today. Rachel talked about “turnover abatement”, as part of new lead laws, when landlords are required to fix lead …
May 2, 2019
We’re delighted that two bills we’ve supported to protect New Yorkers from harmful chemicals are headed to the Governor’s desk for signature, having passed through the Assembly and Senate in New York. The bills, S.501-B (Kaminsky)/A.6296A (Englebright) …
May 1, 2019
NYLPI’s continuing waste industry reform work as part of the Transform Don’t Trash coalition has drawn increased media focus, with Politico reporter Danielle Muoio quoting our Director of Strategic Organizing and Research, Justin Wood, in this story ab …
April 22, 2019
NYLPI Senior Attorney for Environmental Justice Christine Appah attended Mayor de Blasio’s “Green New Deal” press conference today.
April 16, 2019
Research shows plastic bag bans aren’t effective without an accompanying fee on paper bags.
April 12, 2019
NYLPI senior staff attorney for environmental justice Christine Appah is speaking at Yale Law School on Monday.