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Long Branch, NJ 07740
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559 Bloomfield Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042
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Clean Water Action's 35th Annual Conference

Clean Water Action is excited to host our 35th annual conference, Upholding Democracy for a Healthy Environment, Saturday, April 17, 2021 on Zoom! All are welcome to attend.

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EPIC BATTLE! HISTORIC WIN! - Ban on Fracking Adopted throughout Delaware River Watershed

The Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) banned fracking in the Delaware River Watershed today, affecting four states and water supplies for millions, after eleven years of raging debate and public discourse.

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Take Action: NJ's Green Amendment

New Jersey legislators have proposed a constitutional Green Amendment that will recognize and protect the rights of all the people of the state, including future generations, to pure water, clean air, a stable climate and healthy environments.

New Jersey Sets National Precedent with Environmental Justice Bill Signing Today

(Trenton) - After decades of local struggle and grassroots advocacy, New Jersey made history today when Governor Murphy signed into law a first of its kind Environmental Justice Bi

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New Jersey Digital Events & Actions

Here are some resources and online events we’ve hosted over the last few weeks. The work for a clean, just, and healthy environment never stops - so please check back regularly for updates!

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ReThink Disposable Blog Series Part II: Next Steps for Local Zero Waste Policies

February 22, 2021

NJ's statewide ban on single-use carryout bags and polystyrene foam containers was a huge victory made possible in part by the 50 plus local ordinances banning these and other single-use disposables. This just goes to show how powerful local policies can be in creating larger change. So what else can municipalities do?

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Environmental Justice & Climate Change at the Forefront of New Transportation Investments in NJ

February 17, 2021

Just months after announcing groundbreaking environmental justice legislation, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has announced a trio of environmental actions, including over $100 million in new transportation investments to tackle the climate crisis, reduce pollution in communities of color and high-poverty areas, and create new jobs.

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ReThink Disposable Blog Series Part I: Zero Waste at Home & In Your Community

February 2, 2021

Despite so many challenges, we accomplished so much in 2020.