California

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350 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Suite 200
Oakland, CA 94612
415.369.9160
415.369.9180

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Welcome to Clean Water Action, California!

Clean Water Action has offices all over the country, and that’s part of what makes us strong.

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Take the Pledge to Reduce Single-Use today!

Pledge to reduce your reliance on single-use disposable products and packaging.

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PFAS Chemicals – Protecting Our Drinking Water And Our Health

PFAS are a class of human-made chemicals which includes Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl substances.

Join Us To Celebrate Leaders for Safe Water!

In 2019, Clean Water Action is helping lead the fight for clean water in California focusing especially on people living in communities without access to clean drinking water.

From We All Live Downstream

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Groundwater Rules!

March 27, 2020

With all that’s happening right now, it can be difficult to pay attention to  anything other than the news of the day.

CA Lagging Behind on PFAS, But Has the Chance to Do it Right

February 18, 2020

Joint Post with Anna Reade, Staff Scientist with Natural Resources Defense Council

Water tank in Kern County. Credit: Andrew Grinberg / Clean Water Action

Protecting Californians from Oil and Gas Production

February 3, 2020

More than 5 million Californians live near oil and gas production. In Kern County, oil production is wedged between homes and looms over schools and playground. Our communities are under a haze of contaminants due to the gargantuan fields of oil and gas wells bordering towns and scattered along our roads.