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PFAS Chemicals – Protecting Our Drinking Water And Our Health

August 9, 2019

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

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Be a Clean Water Voter - Pennsylvania Endorsements 2020

February 26, 2020

Clean Water Action is proud to announce our endorsement of Jay Costa for Pennsylvania State Senate, District 43 and Greg Vitali for Pennsylvania State House, District 166.  

Daily Air Update: Five straight days of unhealthy air in Mon Valley

December 26, 2019

Violations of federal air standards could continue through the weekend

Mon Valley Air Quality Reaches Unhealthy Levels Again: Clean Water Action Statement

U.S. Steel emissions at Clairton primary cause of severe air pollution event

Advancement of Oil and Gas Emission Controls Welcomed but Cautioned Shortcomings Need Addressed to be Truly Impactful

December 18, 2019

Clean Water Action commended the Pennsylvania Environmental Quality Board for voting to launch the rulemaking process on Governor Wolf’s concrete action to help address climate change through curbing harmful air pollution from the Commonwealth’s existing oil and gas operations.