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Asleep at the Wheel? 3 Reasons Why IL Lawmaker is Against Coal Tar Ban Asleep at the Wheel? 3 Reasons Why IL Lawmaker is Against Coal Tar Ban

Representative Reick, I am taking the time to respond to you because I believe you might have some political courage to have an open mind ...

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ACTION ALERT: IL HB2958 Amended From Coal Tar Ban to Ban Choice ACTION ALERT: IL HB2958 Amended From Coal Tar Ban to Ban Choice

from the Illinois Sierra Club: Amendment 2 will allow local control to non-home rule municipalities and counties to regulate the use ...

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Tar Ghouls: a Ghastly Reminder Tar Ghouls: a Ghastly Reminder

Across this site you can read about the effects of toxic coal tar sealers on people, the environment and economy. But rarely do we have a vi...

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"Trifecta of Doom" from Coal Tar Sealers + Industrial-grade Child Exposure "Trifecta of Doom" from Coal Tar Sealers + Industrial-grade Child Exposure

The State of Maine is taking another run at a coal tar sealer ban ( LD1235 ). The first was in 2013 and then in 2015. There have been sever...

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"No Conceivable Rationale" for Coal Tar Use, Former Insider Says "No Conceivable Rationale" for Coal Tar Use, Former Insider Says

This was just too good to leave on Twitter alone. https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-danger-of-putting-corporations-before-the...

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Calling BS on Laughable, Dirty Coal Tar Industry...and the Washington Post Calling BS on Laughable, Dirty Coal Tar Industry...and the Washington Post

Yesterday the Washington Post published an article reviewing the details of US manufacturers' complaints to the Trump Administration ab...

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2017 Coal Tar vs. Asphalt Sealer Price Comparison: Coal Tar Unappealing; Asphalt Prices Flat 2017 Coal Tar vs. Asphalt Sealer Price Comparison: Coal Tar Unappealing; Asphalt Prices Flat

It's time for our annual survey of the retail prices for coal tar and asphalt based sealers.  Here's the heart of what we know: ...

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Chicagoland Scientist Says Coal Tar Sealer Ban is an Uncomplicated Taxpayer Issue Chicagoland Scientist Says Coal Tar Sealer Ban is an Uncomplicated Taxpayer Issue

The following is the testimony that Deanna Doohaluk, MPH of the Conservation Foundation gave in support of the ban of coal tar sealers i...

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An Open Letter In Search of Some Political Courage An Open Letter In Search of Some Political Courage

I  recently  wrote this letter to an elected official who had shown some interest in the sealer issue. Often our politics are so polarizing...

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