Rick is Greenpeace's legislative director focusing on chemical security.
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
On October 13th the Department of Homeland Security’s staff that oversees chemical plant security warned that, “the U.S. intelligence community has changed its estimate of that threat…We are ...On November 5, 2010 / By Rick Hind