PFAS are a class of human-made chemicals which includes Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl substances.
The scores don’t lie. They tell the real story about whether or not our legislators are working to protect our environment, health and safety or serving other agendas. That’s why we collaborated on the 2019-2020 Pennsylvania Environmental Scorecard which compiles a list of the most important environmental votes taken this session in the Pennsylvania General Assembly.
A coalition of community, health, and environmental organizations has been working to provide home air purifiers to help protect Clairton residents with respiratory and cardiovascular disease from the threat of ongoing pollution.
This Saturday, May 23rd, the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will publish a draft rule in the Pennsylvania Bulletin that will cut methane and air pollution from existing oil and gas operations.
Clean Water Action, and a coalition of organizations working in the City of Clairton, have established the Clairton Home Air Filter Distribution Program to provide portable air purifiers/cleaners in Clairton homes to reduce exposure to outdoor and indoor air pollution.