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New Year, New Rhode Island Legislative Session!

The 2023 Rhode Island legislative session has started! Clean Water Action and our allies had some big environmental wins in 2022, and we’ve spent the “off-season” preparing to hit the ground running. Here are our 2023 legislative priorities:

Rhode Island Needs a Bottle Bill

Take action! Tell Governor McKee to support a Rhode Island container deposit law to reduce waste, plastic pollution into our waterways, and increase recycling.

Wins for Clean Water

The Connecticut legislative session is over and we’re thrilled that several bills that will protect our waters and our health passed this session!

Our top priority bill—to restrict toxic PFAS chemicals in food packaging and firefighting foam passed unanimously. Per and polyfluoroalkyl substances