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Take action to protect Rhode Island families from toxic PFAS chemicals

PFAS are a class of human-made chemicals that are incredibly persistent in the environment and also highly toxic.

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Take action to stop the plastic crisis upstream and downstream!

Take action! Tell your legislators to support the Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) bill!

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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.

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Green Infrastructure Coalition

Clean Water Action is a leading member of the Rhode Island Green Infrastructure Coalition, which advocates for natural landscaping methods to help clean and control storm water. Learn more.

From We All Live Downstream

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“Power Comes From Having People Behind Us” - Introducing Our New State Director, Jed Thorp

May 9, 2022

Hello Rhode Island Clean Water Action members, allies, and friends!

We want REI to prevent PFAS pollution

REI Members to REI: Take Leadership on PFAS!

April 27, 2022

REI has tarnished its reputation as a company committed to sustainability by continuing to sell clothing, including for children, that contains PFAS.

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Exploring zero-waste in conversation with The Heal Room

April 26, 2022

The work we do here at Clean Water Action  is about bringing people together, and we love partnering with other folks who share our values and mission.