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Clean Water Action Testimony on NJ's Proposed PFAS Rules

May 15, 2019

In a world of an estimated 4700 PFAS chemicals, researching and setting an MCL for each one will be time consuming and expensive. The next step must be to stop doing chemical by chemical approach. It will become an impossible task. There is no time left to protect our health as the dangers are already present in our water supplies, communities and have contaminated our bodies.

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Clean Water Action to Hold 33rd Annual Conference: “Unity and Action NOW”

May 6, 2019

Clean Water Action is holding its 33rd annual conference, Unity and Action NOW, on Saturday, June 8th at Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, NJ. 

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Groups Hold Protest Against SRL Pipeline in Ocean County

May 3, 2019

The Southern Reliability Link is a 28-mile gas pipeline that could destroy environmentally sensitive land in the Pinelands and threaten communities along the route in Burlington, Ocean, and Monmouth Counties. Clean Water Action, and others demonstrate on ground zero in Ocean County where construction of the SRL has already started.

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Jersey City Promotes Benefits of Electrifying Transportation Infrastructure

April 23, 2019

Clean Water Action joins its Electrify NJ partners and Mayor Fulop in drawing attention to electric vehicle options that could significantly reduce climate gases and related impacts– be they personal cars, trucks, buses, ride/car share options.

EARTH DAY: Groups Urge NJ Legislature and Gov. Murphy for a Green Agenda

April 22, 2019

Today environmental groups are holding an Earth Day press conference demanding the state Legislature and Governor move forward on a strong environmental agenda for New Jersey. We have a climate crisis that’s getting worse.