Runoff from agricultural fields washes pesticides, sediment and nutrients into our lakes, rivers, and streams and small rural communities are disproportionately impacted.
The first step in protecting our environment, our health, and our safety is knowing what we are being exposed to. Promoting the public’s “right to know” is central to Clean Water Action’s mission.
On April 15, 2014, the California Department of Public Health (DPH) released the final hexavalent chromium drinking water standard of 10 parts per billion (ppb).
Don't let these deep-pocketed responsible parties prevent the state from setting standards that ensure our drinking water is safe!