News & Updates

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February 27, 2020

Let's celebrate Michigan’s rich water resources and the extraordinary individuals who work to protect them at Clean Water Action’s 2020 Great Lakes Award Celebration!  

February 26, 2020

For Immediate Release

February 26, 2020

SACRAMENTO - California residents and clean water advocates commend the State Water Board for releasing its proposed plan for a statewide water affordability program on Tuesday.

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February 26, 2020

Clean Water Action is proud to announce our endorsement of Jay Costa for Pennsylvania State Senate, District 43 and Greg Vitali for Pennsylvania State House, District 166.  To find your polling location click here

February 25, 2020

“We are excited to join with Seventh Generation to increase awareness, action and real-world progress on some of today’s most pressing water challenges,” said Clean Water Action President and CEO, Bob Wendelgass. “Seventh Generation’s growing market reach and role as a sustainability business leader, its aggressive commitments to reduce water and climate impacts, and its achievement of Made Safe certification for the new personal care products line add power and credibility to our work together.”

NEPA For Sale your public lands
February 24, 2020

To slow down the sell off of our public lands and our natural resources, we must stop the proposed changes to NEPA. Send a message to the White House’s Council on Environmental Quality today.

It restricts and marginalizes public comment on environmental reviews.

February 23, 2020

You are invited to attend Clean Water Action's 18th Annual Breakfast of Champions (from home!) happening Friday, May 8th, 2020 at 9:30 am! Purchase tickets or become a sponsor.

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February 20, 2020

Trenton, NJ:  In anticipation of Governor Phil Murphy's budget speech next week, a broad collection of faith, labor, progressive, community, and environmental organizations today urged the governor to continue fairly increasing revenue and achieving budget savings to dig NJ out of a financial hole left by his predecessors and to increase funding for critical environmental programs.

February 19, 2020

“Understanding the full extent of PFAS contamination in California's drinking water is critical to both protect the public and enable us to make the most cost-effective decisions about water treatment,” said Andria Ventura, toxics program manager for Clean Water Action. “We don't want to have to keep rethinking technical investments because we didn't have a full understanding of the problem.  That's not fair to water systems or ratepayers.”

February 13, 2020

"This package is a cynical attempt to greenwash oil production, gas and coal-fired powerplants and avoid taking meaningful steps to reduce carbon emissions."



White River, VT
February 12, 2020

A Partnership to Protect Clean Water

Clean Water Action and Seventh Generation are engaging people in campaigns to reduce water pollution and protect drinking waterSales of Seventh Generation’s new line of personal care products support Clean Water Action’s outreach, organizing and advocacy programs focused on our shared clean water goals.