New Jersey News

Pallone's New Drinking Water Bill Provides Needed Protections

September 22, 2016

Action needed given Christie's failures to heed scientific advice on known contamination in New Jersey

Green Cleaning Guide

September 9, 2016

Green cleaning means using less toxic cleaning products that are safer for people, animals, and the environment in homes, schools, and workplaces. 

Autumn Toast photo by Jenny Vickers

Autumn Toast Auction Items 2016

September 8, 2016

Join us for our 7th annual Autumn Toast to a Healthy Environment Charity Auction and Wine & Chocolate Tasting on Sunday, October 9th, 2016, 1-4 pm, at the Pine Barrens Golf Club in Jackson, NJ! Below is a list of gift items you can take a chance on winning! RSVP today.

Moving Forward Network 2016 Youth Media Contest Flyer

Newark Currents E-Newsletter - Summer 2016

August 16, 2016

Welcome to our new monthly e-newsletter Newark Currents!  Beginning in August, each month we will introduce and update you about all the great things that Clean Water Action is involved in to keep #NewarkStrong. Be sure to follow us on Twitter and Like us on Facebook!

Flood Hazard Press Conference Photo by David Pringle

Enviros Speak Out Against DEP Flood Rules

July 21, 2016

Trenton, NJ--Today at the Statehouse environmental groups and clean water advocates are standing up against the Christie Administration's 2-prong attack to weaken DEP's Flood Hazard Rules.

Newark Makes History With First-In-The-Nation Environmental Justice Ordinance

July 15, 2016

On July 13th, the City of Newark made history when the Newark Municipal Council passed a first-in-the-nation Environmental Justice and Cumulative Impacts Ordinance which seeks to address the problems that have led to unhealthy levels of pollution in the region’s poorest communities.