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Clean Water Action Working On Zero Waste Initiatives

August 5, 2021

Clean Water Action is pleased to work on a variety of initiatives that reduce waste and protect our environment. 

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Big Win for Clean Water!

June 9, 2021

Clean Water Action Leads Efforts to Pass Landmark PFAS Legislation


Clean Water Action Supports the Transportation Climate Initiative

September 24, 2021

Clean Water Action is pleased to support and participate in efforts to assure that the Transportation Climate Initiative program successfully caps transportation emissions while equitably focusing on communities that have been overburdened by pollution. 

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New study indicates toxic chemicals used in take-out food packaging from popular food chains

August 6, 2020

Testing suggests toxic PFAS chemicals in packaging from McDonald’s “Big Mac” and Burger King’s “Whopper”

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Empowering Clean Energy Communities

March 18, 2016

Connecticut has a great way to connect skilled volunteers and residents to local energy planning and policy efforts: the Clean Energy Task Force. There are more than 60 task forces across the state.

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What is the Coalition for a Safe and Healthy Connecticut?

December 17, 2015

Connecticut residents want to protect ourselves and those we love, preventing harm especially to babies and young children.