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Flame Retardants

January 19, 2016

Flame retardant chemicals have been linked to cancer, learning and developmental disabilities in children and many more health issues.

Green Justice Coalition Pushes “Solar For All” in Massachusetts with MA Black and Latino Legislative Caucus

October 3, 2017

BOSTON – Renters and low-income communities can benefit from solar energy, but state policies are standing in the way.

Brayton Point Ceases Power Generation in Key Moment for Region’s Energy Future

May 31, 2017

Community leaders and organizations call on Dynegy to collaborate on a just transition for workers and residents.

Solar panels, blue sky. Photo credit: epicurean / iStock

Clean Water Action Responds To Baker Administration Energy Access Strategies

April 20, 2017

Today, Clean Water Action responded to an announcement by Massachusetts Governor Baker, Environment Secretary Matthew Beaton and Department of Energy Resources Commissioner Judith Judson regarding

Solar panels, photo: istock

2017 Clean Energy and Environmental Justice priority legislation in Massachusetts

February 15, 2017

With climate deniers in power in Washington, D.C., and corporate influence on the rise, it is critical for Massachusetts to be a beacon for environmental progress.

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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