Oregon Environmental Council's Jennifer Coleman will be giving a brief lecture on "Pollution in People" at Portland Community College. This event is FREE and open to the public.
November 28th from 12:00-1:00pm, PCC Cascade Campus MAHB room 104
Pollution in people: The toxic risks of everyday products include Asthma, Diabetes, Heart Disease, and some Cancers--many chronic disease rates are on the rise, even in children. What role does our environment play? Find out what we know--and don't know--about toxins in our environment.
Oregon Environmental Council is a nonprofit advocacy organization advancing innovative, collaborative solutions to today's environmental challenges. Jen Coleman is their outreach director.
Why do we care?
“As more and more chemicals are found in our bodies and the environment... many are turning to government for assurance that...unacceptable risks haven’t been ignored. Right now, we are failing to get this job done.” -- Lisa P Jackson, EPA Administrator, 2009
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