Tell EPA to Come Clean on Dispersants

During the 2010 Oil Disaster, BP applied 1.84 million gallons of Corexit dispersant , stating that "it’s as safe as Dawn dishwashing liquid.” However, recent reports highlight the toxicity and potential health impacts of dispersants in general, and Corexit in particular. Despite clear legal requirements for comprehensive testing, EPA has failed to conduct this testing on dispersants currently approved for use.

Take action to tell EPA that they must complete necessary toxicity testing on dispersants before unleashing them into our environment and communities.

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  • President Barack Obama

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Does the EPA know if dispersants are safe to use?

Dear [Decision Maker],

Sincerely,
[Your Name]
[Your Address]
[City, State ZIP]