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PFAS Chemicals – Protecting Our Drinking Water And Our Health

August 9, 2019

PFAS are a class of human-made chemicals which includes Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl substances.

Clean Water Action Statement on the Killing of Daunte Wright

April 14, 2021

“We can only imagine the grief of Daunte Wright’s family and community. We join them in grief  and solidarity, and demand justice for Daunte."

Clean Water Action and Healthy Legacy Coalition Response to Minnesota PFAS Groundwater Contamination From Landfills

March 18, 2021

Statement of Deanna White, State Director for Clean Water Action and Director of the Healthy Legacy Coalition regarding PFAS in Landfill Leachate

Clean Water Action and Healthy Legacy Coalition Response to "Minnesota's PFAS Blueprint"

February 10, 2021

Clean Water Action and the Healthy Legacy Coalition congratulate the Pollution Control Agency and the Departments of Health, Agriculture, and Natural Resources on finalizing the new comprehensive r

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Clean Water Action: Minnesota Must Stop Line 3

January 14, 2021

"Clean Water Action opposes Line 3 because of it threatens our communities, our health, our water, our climate, and violates treaty rights of Anishinaabe peoples and other nations in its path."

Clean Water Action Statement on the Death of George Floyd

May 27, 2020

A statement from Deanna White, Clean Water Action’s Minnesota Director, regarding the death of George Floyd at the hands of four Minneapolis Police Officers.