Massachusetts News

Parent company of West Bridgewater-based Shaw’s given failing grade for protecting consumers from toxic chemicals in products

November 16, 2016

Report reveals significant improvements to chemical policies at Walmart, Target, CVS and Best Buy


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Grassroots Management Trainee

October 5, 2016

Our Grassroots Management Trainee positions are open to those who want to develop into Field Managers and Canvass Directors.

Community Organizer - Field

September 26, 2016

Clean Water Action is currently hiring field community organizers to work on local grassroots campaigns to protect the health, economy, environment and livelihood of communities.

Residents Petition for Wheelabrator to Stop Expansion of Saugus Ash Landfill

July 29, 2016

Cindy Luppi, the New England director of Clean Water Action, said,  “we need to stand up today to find alternatives to expanding the ash fill.”

Opposition begins to form to Somerset LNG proposal

July 27, 2016

SOMERSET — As preliminary filings with the federal government have been delayed, area residents are weighing in on prospects of two huge LNG storage tanks being built in town — each nearly the size

Environmentalists present letters, petitions opposed to Wheelabrator Saugus landfill expansion

July 27, 2016

Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Matthew Beaton will issue a decision about whether the agency will require a full environmental impact report on Aug. 5. Clean Water Action New England Director Cynthia Luppi is hopeful that the letters and signatures from people opposing expansion will motivate Beaton to rule in their favor.

“Politics is about strength in numbers and what you see here today is a community united against this ongoing violation of our health and safety,” Luppi said. “We’re hopeful our message will be heard and we’re committed to staying on this mission until Saugus gets relief.”