Minnesota Offices +

330 2nd Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55401
(612) 623-3666
(612) 623-3354

Follow Us

Aisle in a store, blurred. Photo credit: gyn9037 / Shutterstock

Tell Costco: Remove Harmful Chemicals

Tell Costco to commit to a plan to get toxic chemicals off store shelves. 

Farm with a pond, photo: istock, jferrer

Restore the MPCA Citizens' Board

For nearly 50 years, Minnesota has had an environmental citizens’ board, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Citizens’ Board, which has been one of the only venues for Minnesotans to challenge and improve many proposed development projects that negatively affect our environment and our water. 

Cleaning Products, photo: istock alexdans

Yes, I will talk to Minnesota candidates about toxic chemicals

I pledge to contact one or more of the candidates running for state office in my district this election.

From We All Live Downstream

Map of Minnesota

Minnesota Mirrors the Nation

November 11, 2016

Emotions were high as numbers trickled in for president, U.S. House, Minnesota State Senate and Minnesota House of Representatives. Late into the evening and early Wednesday morning we watched as Donald Trump became the next President of the United States.

Vote pins. Credit: luismmolina / iStockPhoto

Angie Craig for Minnesota’s Second Congressional District

August 10, 2016

Clean Water Action is proud to announce our endorsement of Angie Craig for Minnesota’s Second Congressional District.

polystyrene food container / photo: flickr.com/gpeters CC BY 2.0

Opposition to Toxic Polystyrene Gaining Traction

June 29, 2016

Many of us have been in the awkward situation of attending a family picnic or community event where we line up for food and discover the only choice for dishware is polystyrene (ex. Styrofoam and similar products).