U.S. PIRG Latest Blog Posts

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Danielle Melgar
Make It Toxic Free Campaign, Advocate

The EPA has banned chlorpyrifos from our food. It doesn’t belong where Americans golf either.

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Mike Litt
Director, Campaign to Defend the Consumer Bureau

Advance directives are legal instructions that include a living will (different from a regular will) and a health care proxy. In them, you state what treatments you do or don’t want at the end of your life and who you want making health care decisions for you if you can’t. 

International Repair Day reminds us why repair is essential for the environment 

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John Stout
Content Creator

The EV revolution is an opportunity to give our fuel ups a makeover. 

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Erin Skibbens
Environment Campaigns, Associate

 The Zero-Emission Homes Act can help Americans make the switch to electric cooking

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Hannah Rhodes
Consumer Watchdog, Associate

With the overwhelming number of reviews found both on website listings and social media, we pulled together the best tips to spot fake reviews when shopping online.

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Juliana Clejan
Zero Waste Campaign, Associate

Single-use plastics are harmful to our health and our environment. It’s time to take action and shift from disposable to reusable products.

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Alex Sherman
High Value Health Care Campaign, Associate

The No Surprises Act will work to protect consumers from surprise air ambulance bills beginning in January 2022.