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.
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.
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!
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
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.