California News

What’s in the Package?

September 6, 2016

Thousands of toxic chemicals are making their way from packaging into your food. We're calling for California lawmakers to show leadership in granting consumers the right to know: What's in the package?

Watchdog Groups Settle First-Ever Prop 65 Lawsuit to Clean Up Polluting Oil and Gas Wastewater Pits

July 28, 2016

Watchdog Groups Settle First-Ever Prop 65 Lawsuit to Clean Up Polluting Oil and Gas Wastewater Pits

Groups applaud proposal to cut methane pollution from California oil & gas facilities

July 21, 2016

“California's new methane protections are an important step forward and will rein in pollution from one of the dirtiest industries in the state.” said Andrew Grinberg of Clean Water Action. “The oil and gas industry needs strong rules and strict enforcement to limit damage to communities and the climate. EPA should follow California’s lead and enact national methane standards for existing oil and gas infrastructure.”

California State Agency Denies Request to Divide Overdrafted Cuyama Basin

July 11, 2016

After listening to new evidence from concerned local residents, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) has denied a request by Santa Barbara County to adjust the boundaries of the Cuyama groundwat

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Vote For Clean Water In 2016

May 13, 2016

Now is the time to make sure you are ready to be a clean water voter.

2016 California Legislative Update

April 19, 2016

It's been a busy legislative session this year. Find out how Clean Water Action has been fighting for clean water in Sacramento.