Press Releases

February 14, 2018

New Report Details Action Plan to Eliminate Childhood Lead Poisoning In New Jersey


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February 14, 2018

January 24, 2018

Green & Healthy Homes Initiative Awards Four Sites with Asthma Business Development Technical Assistance

GHHI will provide pro bono technical assistance to build and strengthen four comprehensive asthma programs with environmental services benefitting low-income families across the US

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GHHI in the News

March 22, 2018 | Baltimore Sun

Landlords with Lead-tainted Units Could Lose Rights to Evict Under Maryland Bill

Eviction courts could take on a greater role in the decades-long effort to prevent lead poisoning under a pending bill in the Maryland Senate that would allow judges to toss out eviction requests from landlords who can’t prove their properties are safe from the hazardous paint.

March 20, 2018 | The Detroit News

Detroit to Halt Some Demolitions Over Lead Concerns

The city will halt demolitions this summer in five ZIP codes that have the highest rates of children testing positive for lead poisoning after a city report last year suggested a link between nearby demolitions and high lead levels.

March 19, 2018 | Natural Resources Defense Council

Everyday Climate Vulnerability in Places Like Memphis

Big storms like Harvey in Houston and Katrina in New Orleans garner weeks of headlines. But each American city has a climate story to tell—one that affects people every day and that can be just as devastating to families and communities over time.

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