News & Updates

May 18, 2020

This year, residents of Baltimore City will vote for their next Mayor, Comptroller, and City Council.

May 15, 2020

"The HEROES Act is a down payment on the relief people and communities need to weather this crisis by investing in people instead of polluters."



May 15, 2020

Food packaging and service ware are available without PFAS - concerns about these harmful chemicals are creating demand among grocery stores and government, health care, educational and other institutional purchasers for safer alternatives.

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May 14, 2020

We want to hear your story. Make a quick video on your phone to lift up environmental justice. Please email us the video or post it online with the tag “#EJ4NJ” and "#EnvironmentalJustice" If you need some tips, we have a brief guide here

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May 13, 2020

Join us for a virtual discussion to learn about clean distributed energy generation and community-owned microgrids, how we can reimagine our energy systems, and innovative work underway right now to get us there.

May 13, 2020

Measures will protect access to a critically important tool in fighting the spread of COVID-19: washing your hands

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - In a letter to congressional leaders, a diverse coalition of water advocates today called on Congress to fund critical water needs that are impacting Californians amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

The letter was addressed to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, and U.S. Senators Diane Feinstein and Kamala Harris.

May 7, 2020

The Clean Water for All Act recognizes that the quality of our water and health of our communities is non-negotiable and will overturn the Administration’s unscientific, outrageous attack on our nation’s bedrock water protection law.


MI Water, MI Future virtual town hall series schedule
May 6, 2020

MI Water, MI Future Virtual Town Hall Series

Join Clean Water Action this summer for our MI Water, MI Future series of virtual town hall events. We will be discussing pressing issues and topics regarding protecting our Michigan water resources, learning the background and history, where we currently stand, what the future holds, and how you can take action.

Each town hall will include special guest panelists and participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and join the conversation.

May 6, 2020

Our nation’s parks face unprecedented threats from local budget cuts and encroaching oil and gas development. Even during the coronavirus crisis, the Department of the Interior is working to sacrifice our public lands and parks to the benefit of the oil and gas industry, and cut the budget of the Land and Water Conservation Fund, a critical program that funds conservation, infrastructure, improvements, and programming at parks across the country - from the Grand Canyon National Park to neighborhood parks like yours.

May 6, 2020

Town hall speakers underscore dire circumstances facing at-risk communities during COVID-19 due to toxic air, compromised immune system, and lack of appropriate regulation from the State