Pennsylvania News

Living Safely With Lead - Safety Tip Guide

June 19, 2018

Contents: Keeping lead out of house dust; Cleaning up lead dust; Avoiding contact with lead in soil; Safe Drinking Water; Lead Paint Safety; More ways to keep children lead-safe

PA Environmental Community Applauds Governor Wolf for Permits to Control Methane Pollution from New Sources of Natural Gas

June 7, 2018

Harrisburg, PA – This week, in a major milestone, Governor Wolf and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) are moving forward with the finalization of permits to control air pollution from new natural gas operations.

Manchester neighborhood, Pittsburgh photo: (CC BY-ND 2.0)

Request a Free Lead Seminar in Your Neighborhood

May 31, 2018

Is your family at risk from lead? Fill out the form below to arrange a free presentation for you, your family and your neighbors.

Clean Water Action Congratulates Environmental Champions on Election Victories

May 16, 2018

Pittsburgh – Clean Water Action issued a short statement following yesterday’s Primary Election in Pennsylvania, congratulating environmental champions Sara Innamorato (Allegheny Co.), Joe Hohenstein (Phila.), and Chris Rabb (Phila.) who succeeded in winning races that will likely send them to Harrisburg next year.

Kensington neighborhood, Philadelphia / photo: (CC BY-NC 2.0)

Address Lead in Philadelphia by Becoming a Green Ambassador

April 10, 2018

Residents interested in becoming Green Ambassadors can reach out for in-home “walk-throughs” where Clean Water Fund will assist them in identifying possible lead sources in their own homes so they may learn to do the same for their neighbors.

Clean Water Action Opposes Rick Saccone’s Congressional Campaign

Today, Clean Water Action announced their opposition to Rick Saccone’s candidacy in the March 13th special election to fill the vacancy in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District.