Rick is Greenpeace's legislative director focusing on chemical security.
When he was a Senator, President Obama championed legislation to prevent chemical disasters. On the Senate floor in 2006 he warned, “these plants are stationary weapons of mass ...On April 15, 2015 / By Rick Hind
Millions of Americans live and work every day near high-risk chemical facilities with the potential to kill and injure workers and residents. This reality became all too vivid ...On September 11, 2013 / By Rick Hind
A small town in Texas will never be the same after fifteen people lost their lives when a fertilizer plant exploded back in April. The explosion was so ...On September 9, 2013 / By Rick Hind
Today is the 26th Anniversary of the Bhopal Disaster. Twenty-six years later, we are still storing tons of hazardous chemicals on-site in U.S. chemical facilities, including the toxic ...On December 3, 2010 / By Rick Hind