Massachusetts Blog Posts

Thank you Lowe’s: Toxic paint strippers going, going….!

June 4, 2018

From May 6th through May 11th, 2018, consumers from around the country visited their local Lowe’s home improvement stores as a part of the “Mind the Store’s” Week of Action to urge Lowe’

Clean Water Action Massachusetts Advisory Board Member Margot Barnet at the podium in Worcester, MA.

A Busy First Week: Zero Waste, Grassroots Leaders Harmed by Fracking, and an Environmental Town Hall

May 31, 2018

Last week, I started at Clean Water Action Massachusetts as the new Clean Energy Organizer, and it has been jam-packed with events and meetings.

A Toxic Relationship: Hospital Waste and Environmental Health

April 19, 2018

The last thing that I think of after I get a shot is “where does the syringe end up after (hopefully) being properly disposed of in the biohazard bins?” But it’s a question I’ve been harboring rece

I’m with Her (Mother Earth): A Climate Affair

April 19, 2018

If you open up your social media feed you’ll probably notice a lot of news about incredible young people doing powerful things to influence policy, make the world a bett

Marisol Fernández y Mora

Children’s health should not be a lottery system

April 12, 2018

When I applied to be a door to door canvasser for Clean Water in my senior year of college, I figured it would be a pretty cool part time job until graduation.