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Mon Valley Air Quality Reaches Unhealthy Levels Again: Clean Water Action Statement

U.S. Steel emissions at Clairton primary cause of severe air pollution event

Advancement of Oil and Gas Emission Controls Welcomed but Cautioned Shortcomings Need Addressed to be Truly Impactful

December 18, 2019

Clean Water Action commended the Pennsylvania Environmental Quality Board for voting to launch the rulemaking process on Governor Wolf’s concrete action to help address climate change through curbing harmful air pollution from the Commonwealth’s existing oil and gas operations.

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The Worst Air in Pennsylvania?

May 1, 2019

PDF icon Download 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