21. Environmental

21.1 List any environmental problems or actions taken.
21.2 Do any patterns emerge in terms of these events?
21.3 List any environmental organizations that have been monitoring or taking action against the company. Find out more about them.

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provides information on environmental regulation and compliance. You can search their Enforcement & Compliance History Online (ECHO) by both employer and location.

The Right to Know Network is a clearinghouse for a number of databases from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency including: Toxic Release (TRI); Spills and Accidents (ERNS); Risk Management (RMP); Hazardous Waste (BRS & RCRIS); and Superfund (CERCLIS).

The Environmental Defense Fund also provides selected environmental information on individual firms.

Good Jobs First’s Violation Tracker may provide information on a company’s environmental violations.

UMass Resources (for UMass students only)

The ESG Manager on Campus from MSGI rates firms on environmental, social and corporate governance criteria.