Publications

2015-2016 PA Environmental Scorecard
September 21, 2016

The Pennsylvania Environmental Scorecard is a joint project of Conservation Voters of PA, PennEnvironment, Sierra Club Pennsylvania Chapter, and Clean Water Action.

Our organizations believe that democracy works best when the electorate is informed about crucial votes that affect them and our environment—and can use the information to engage their elected leaders and hold them accountable.

Pumpjacks with a methane flare in the background. Photo credit: Leonid Ikan / Shutterstock
August 25, 2016

The Railroad Commission of Texas has failed to implement Safe Drinking Water Act protections and allowed injection activity into underground sources of drinking water — removing them from future supplies at a time of rapid population growth and recurrent drought.

July 28, 2016

Clean Water Action's technical comments on EPA's plan to update the Clean Water Act in order to better protect drinking water resources from oil and gas wastewater pollution.

Pushing for safer chemicals at Shaw's Market
July 20, 2016

Despite public outcry against BPA, a recent report showed that 67% of the nearly 200 canned food items collected in 19 states (including CT) and 1 Canadian province had BPA-based epoxy in the lining and/or lid of the can! 

July 12, 2016

Alaska Wilderness League * American Bird Conservancy * American Rivers * Center for Biological Diversity * Clean Water Action * Defenders of Wildlife * Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice * Earthjustice * Earthworks * Environmental Investigation Agency * Environment America * Friends of the Earth * League of Conservation Voters * National Audubon Society * Natural Resources Defense Council * Oceana * Ocean Conservancy * Sierra Club * Southern Environmental Law Center * The Trust for Public Land * The Wilderness Society

July 12, 2016

June 22, 2016

Despite long odds and big obstacles, Clean Water Action and Clean Water Fund made exciting progress in 2015.

New England Currents - Spring | Summer 2016
June 7, 2016

In this issue: Boston headed for zero waste; A victory against flame retardants; Working to pass carbon legislation; Kinder Morgan is down; An energy revolution on the horizon; A raid on clean energy; scaling up renewable energy; Protecting families and firefighters, A less toxic Rhode Island; and more.

New Jersey Currents - Spring | Summer 2016
June 7, 2016

In this issue: Fighting for clean energy, blocking dirty water rules, lead in Newark Schools, and more.