EPA Public health

Corbin Hiar



Corbin covers EPA and public health for E&E News, where he has worked since 2014. His reporting on the danger that oil and gas development poses to national wildlife refuges and the people who live around them won a National Press Club award for analytical reporting. He previously covered environmental policy at SNL Energy and the Center for Public Integrity and has freelanced for The Economist, Mother Jones and many other publications. As an editor, he has worked at The Huffington Post and PBS MediaShift. He has a degree in international relations from Bowdoin College.

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Local officials need more info on chemical plants — GAO

A congressional watchdog agency is urging the Department of Homeland Security to share more information about chemical facilities with local officials and to better measure the effectiveness of a soon-to-expire program created to protect those facilities from terrorist attacks.