PFAS are a class of human-made chemicals which includes Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl substances.
Clean Water Action jumped into the 2022 gubernatorial primary today and announced their endorsement of Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea for governor.
Rhode Island needs a leader like Nellie who will prioritize climate and position our state as a national clean energy leader. Check out our 2022 Clean Water Voter Guide for more information, a list of all of our 2022 endorsements, and the info you need to be a voter in Rhode Island in 2022!
Clean Water Action announced their first round of early endorsements for the 2022 election cycle. All of these endorsees support Clean Water Action’s priorities including protecting residents from toxic chemicals, fighting plastic waste, and transitioning to a renewable energy future.
In a huge victory for public health, the Rhode Island House voted today to pass H7438 which bans toxic PFAS and heavy metals in packaging including food packaging.