New PFAS Test Results Reveal Water Contamination in Anchorage and Fairbanks

ACAT's testing shows 12 popular lakes in Anchorage and Fairbanks North Star Borough are polluted with toxic PFAS chemicals, which are linked with liver and kidney damage, reproductive and development harm, immune system impairment, and certain cancers PFAS was found in Anchorage lakes including DeLong Lake, Little Campbell Lake, Sand Lake, Sundi Lake, and Spenard

Toxic-Free Firefighters and Children Act 2019

Protecting Alaska’s firefighters and children from exposure to toxic chemicals - how you can help! Thanks to Representatives Geran Tarr (D-Anc) and Harriet Drummond (D-Anc), who are co-sponsors of the Toxic-Free Firefighters and Children Act, Alaska will have an opportunity to join 43 other states and cities (including Anchorage) that have or will soon have


Recommended Books and Articles for Environmental Health and Justice Frank Ackerman and Lisa Heinzerling—Priceless: On Knowing the Price of Everything and the Value of Nothing (The New Press, NY, 2004) Recommended by Joe Digangi—“This is one of the few books that caused me to immediately start reading over again from the beginning after I finished