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PFASs Chemicals – Protecting Our Drinking Water And Our Health

August 9, 2018

PFASs are a class of human-made chemicals which includes Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl substances These chemicals are very long-lived, which means that they remain in the environment and in humans and wildlife for a very long time. Two of these chemicals, PFOA and PFOS are relatively well known, and manufacturers have voluntarily stopped producing them. However, PFOA and PFAS continue to be detected at contaminated sites, in water, and in our bodies.

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Clean Water Action Pennsylvania Endorsements for May 21st Democratic Primary

May 8, 2019

Clean Water Action is proud to announce our slate of candidates for May 21st Democratic Primary:

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The Worst Air in Pennsylvania?

May 1, 2019

PDF iconDownload the report and learn more about air quality in the Mon Valley and what can be done to fix it.

Pennsylvania's Leading Environmental Organizations Back Iovino in April 2nd Special Election

“As a constituent from Whitehall, I’ve got added interest in this race,” said Steve Hvozdovich of Clean Water Action. “The residents of this district are tired of the Donald Trump-Scott Wagner, businessmen turned politicians, who prioritize corporate profits over public health and turn a blind eye to the real impacts our environment is experiencing. Raja is just another candidate from this broken mold, while Pam has spent her life serving others.”

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Protect the Delaware: Support a 100% Fracking Ban!

November 15, 2018

The Delaware River Basin Commission, a regional governing body that protects the health and safety of the Delaware River Watershed, is made up of the four governors of New York, New Jersey, Pennsyl