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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: The House makes historic investments in the future. The Senate must do the same

November 19, 2021

"The Senate must act now, pass the Build Back Better Act, and deliver on the priorities the public has demanded for years."

Clean Water Action: Reversing the Dirty Water Rule is a good first step, but we must also strengthen water protections

November 18, 2021

"The Administration must finalize a robust policy that ensures all communities have clean drinking water sources and water bodies that are safe for swimming and fishing."

 

Clean Water Action: Reform the Filibuster to Protect Our Democracy

November 3, 2021

“Reform the filibuster now. It’s the only way to move forward"