Rhode Island News

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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.

What's Your Park Story?

May 6, 2020

Our nation’s parks face unprecedented threats from local budget cuts and encroaching oil and gas development.

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Clean Water Action Announces Environmental Champions to be Honored Next Week

April 30, 2020

Clean Water Action will honor a number of Rhode Islanders at our 18th Annual Breakfast of Champions (from home), next Friday, May 8th at 9:30am.

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Join Us! The Story of Plastic Watch Party & Discussion

April 29, 2020

Miss movie night? So do we. We invite you to join Clean Water Action at one of our many virtual watch parties and discussions of the Story of Plastic as we draw the curtain back on the true cost of plastic.

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Take the Pledge to Reduce Single-Use!

May 25, 2018

There are so many things you can do to reduce your disposables footprint. These are our Top 10 actions for how to ReThink Disposable. Make a pledge below to continue doing the ones you already do, and choose the new actions you are willing to commit to.