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Energy Transfer and Sunoco Pipelines Have Leaked Every Eleven Days on Average

Energy Transfer Partners, its subsidiaries including Sunoco, and joint ventures reported 527 hazardous liquids pipeline incidents to federal regulators from 2002 to 2017.   Today, Greenpeace USA and Waterkeeper Alliance published a ground-breaking report on Energy Transfer Partners’ poor safety record, analyzing sixteen years of operations for the company’s existing oil and hazardous liquids pipelines. ...


Plastic is Poisoning Our Planet | Dive Into Democracy

Plastic is poisoning our planet, but there are actions you can take to reduce your impact Earth Day is on April 22 and this year’s theme is “End Plastic Pollution.” Plastic plays a large role in our everyday lives — so much so that most of us may not even realize how much we use ...


It’s Time for Pruitt to Go | Dive Into Democracy

From the second that President Trump nominated Scott Pruitt as Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Waterkeeper Alliance warned that he was a disastrous choice. Now, as more details about Pruitt’s self-interested and destructive decision-making are coming to light, Congress should take action to remove him from his position of power. Our well-founded ...