Scott Pruitt has repeatedly shown himself to be unfit to lead the Environmental Protection Agency. He has acted in opposition to EPA’s mission to protect our air, our water, and our health; he has sidelined and silenced scientists, and he has given polluting industries unprecedented access.
Coal ash, waste produced when coal is burned for energy, contains toxic heavy metals that have contaminated local waterways in the Commonwealth due to unsafe, unstable storage ponds.
Climate Change is already impacting residents and businesses in our state. Stronger storms are causing increased flooding of residences and businesses and warming waters are decimating lobster and flounder populations.
Diesel emissions are linked to asthma, cancer, and other health disorders, causing 21,000 premature deaths each year. Families that live by busy diesel truck corridors and port communities are often hit the hardest. It's time to demand Zero Emission Now!