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Avinash Kar

Avinash Kar is an attorney with the health and environment program. Avinash works on antibiotics and livestock, toxic air pollution, toxics in food and consumer products, and reducing pollution and improving efficiency in the textile supply chain in Bangladesh. Avinash previously worked at the Center on Race, Poverty & the Environment (CRPE), an environmental justice organization, focusing on CAFOs and air pollution in California’s Central Valley, and on AB 32. While at CRPE, he also served on the Environmental Justice Advisory Committee advising the California Air Resources Board on the implementation of AB 32, California’s landmark global warming law. Avinash received his J.D. from UC Hastings College of the Law and his undergraduate degree from Williams College.