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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.

Lake Erie Algal Bloom - August 2015. Photo Credit: NOAA Great Lakes CoastWatch

Harmful Algal Outbreaks and Drinking Water

August 26, 2016

In summer 2014 the residents in and around Toledo, Ohio were told not to drink, cook, or bathe with the water from their faucets.

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Putting Drinking Water First - the Reports

January 21, 2016

“Act like drinking water matters.” This approach has always been at the core of Clean Water Action’s programs.

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: The Biden administration gets it -- we must invest to protect our water

April 9, 2021

Washington DC -- The Biden administration today released its budget request for discretionary spending.

Clean Water Action: The American Jobs Plan is a Critical Investment In Our Future

March 31, 2021

"Today is a good day. We look forward to working with Congress to ensure that the American Jobs Plan is just a downpayment -- if we really want to build back better, we need to go big."