New Jersey News

Major Environmental Group Urges NJ NOT to Join Weak Climate Pact - Calls for Stronger, Faster, Environmentally Just Measures

Clean Water Action announced today its opposition to New Jersey joining the proposed multi-state agreement, Transportation & Climate Initiative (TCI). Clean Water Action is the first major environmental group in New Jersey to join the NJ Environmental Justice Alliance (NJEJA) and Ironbound Community Corporation (ICC) in urging the Murphy Administration to reject the pact in favor of mandatory pollution reductions, targeted funding and action on overburdened communities, and more participatory decision-making especially in communities most affected.

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Workers and Environmentalist Demand Good Jobs and Clear Air from Amazon

October 13, 2020

On Prime Day, Worker and Environmental Groups Launch Air Quality Testing Initiative at Amazon Facilities, Announce that Amazon Has the Largest Number of Reported OSHA Violations of Any Corporation in NJ.

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Autumn Toast Charity Auction 2020

September 28, 2020

Join other local businesses by donating a gift item for our charity auction for clean water.

Environmental Leaders Cheer NJ Legislative Votes To Pass Strongest Single-Use Waste Ban Bill in the Nation

September 24, 2020

A coalition of environmental groups applauded the NJ Legislature’s passage today of A1978/S864. The bill now goes to the desk of Gov. Murphy and he has 45 days to act on the legislation.

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How to Be a Clean Water Voter in New Jersey in 2020

September 21, 2020

Learn more about voting in NJ's 2020 election.

New Jersey Sets National Precedent with Environmental Justice Bill Signing Today

September 18, 2020

(Trenton) - After decades of local struggle and grassroots advocacy, New Jersey made history today when Governor Murphy signed into law a first of its kind Environmental Justice Bi