NHPIRG Latest Blog Posts

Millions of Americans stand on the wrong side of the digital divide. It’s time we fix that.

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Henry Hintermeister
Creative Associate

The United States is in need of an infrastructure overhaul.

When consumers don’t have time to wait for authorized repair, they shouldn’t be faulted for finding alternatives.

This blog is the second in a series examining policy solutions to the plastic pollution crisis that are proven and replicable. This section covers recycled content requirements.

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Henry Hintermeister
Creative Associate

In response to the worsening plastic waste crisis, federal lawmakers and advocates are championing legislation to cut our nation's plastic footprint down a size. 

We spoke to Je’May Ward, a clean beauty blogger from North Carolina, about what clean beauty advocacy means for her.

The FTC is due to report on repair restrictions, and we’re pressing for real action to follow. 

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Lisa Frank
Vice President and D.C. Office Director, The Public Interest Network

We’re monitoring federal action and reporting back on whether our elected officials are acting for or against the public interest.

This blog is the first in a series examining policy solutions to the plastic pollution crisis that are proven and replicable. This section covers single-use plastic product bans.