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Hurricane season coverage: Data, resources and interview opportunities

The 2019 hurricane season officially gets underway tomorrow (June 1) with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)  this year. On the heels of the devastating  and  in 2018,  (which includes Travel Buddy, , and state groups in often-impacted states such as   ,  and ) is sharing information to help contextualize the major environmental, health and consumer concerns posed by the hurricanes that will inevitably come this season.

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Statement: Maryland becomes the second state to ban plastic foam containers

Maryland’s statewide ban on polystyrene foam cups and containers will officially go into law without Gov. Larry Hogan’s signature. In March, Maryland became the first state in the country to pass a foam ban through its state legislature. Following Maine’s lead earlier this month, Maryland is now the second state to have a foam ban on the books.

News Release | Travel Buddy Education Fund | Transportation

New report grades all 50 states on Volkswagen settlement spending plans

When it comes to clean transportation, most U.S. states are underutilizing with federal authorities, according to a new report from Travel Buddy Education Fund and Environment America Research & Policy Center.

News Release | Travel Buddy

Senate committee advances bipartisan bill to phase out PFAS in military

The U.S. Senate Committee on Armed Services today legislation to phase out the military’s use of toxic per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in firefighting foams. As part of the annual defense spending bill, called The National Defense Authorization Act, the Pentagon would be restricted from purchasing PFAS foams after 2022, and prohibited from using PFAS foams after 2023.

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