Press Releases

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Thursday, Aug 05, 2021

Clean Water Action is pleased to work on a variety of initiatives that reduce waste and protect our environment. 

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Wednesday, Jun 09, 2021

Clean Water Action Leads Efforts to Pass Landmark PFAS Legislation

Friday, Sep 24, 2021

Clean Water Action is pleased to support and participate in efforts to assure that the Transportation Climate Initiative program successfully caps transportation emissions while equitably focusing on communities that have been overburdened by pollution. 

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Friday, Sep 24, 2021

The grassroots environmental advocacy organization, Clean Water Action, has officially endorsed Tirza Wahrman for mayor of West Windsor.

Thursday, Sep 23, 2021

David Foster, Clean Water Action Texas Director, said:  "Delegating the authority to enforce the federal Clean Water Act to a state only works if that state actually implements the law. The TCEQ's failure to do this has exposed Texas waterways and the people and ecosystems that depend on them to enormous risk. It's time for EPA to take matters into its own hands."

Tuesday, Sep 07, 2021

"Instead of focusing on real problems like fixing the electrical grid that failed so miserably during last winter's storm, the Governor and his allies are making it harder for people to vote."


Tuesday, Aug 31, 2021

"This ruling affirms what we have said since the beginning -- the Dirty Water Rule was sloppy, ignored the latest scientific findings about water quality, and put vital water bodies at risk of pollution and destruction."

Thursday, Aug 26, 2021

Today, Clean Water Action and the Climate Action Campaign (CAC) hosted a virtual press conference with local community advocates to highlight recent extreme weather along the Jersey Shore and urge Rep. Andy Kim (NJ-03) to fight for major investments to combat climate change through the Build Back Better Budget.

  • Amy Goldsmith, Clean Water Action
Wednesday, Aug 11, 2021

“The freedom to vote is our most fundamental right. But Republicans in the Senate and in too many state houses across the country clearly don’t believe that right should be protected."