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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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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.

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Keep Toxic PFAS Out of Food Packaging

March 19, 2018

Learn more about PFAS, perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, a class of chemicals that are commonly used and highly dangerous.