California Blog Posts

ReThink Disposable_Celebrate Friends_Adobe Spark.jpg

Support Small Businesses in Their Time of Need

April 29, 2020

We love our partners in our ReThink Disposable program.

Marguerite Young - Clean Water Action board member

What Clean Water Action Means to Me

April 22, 2020

Earth Day has always had a special meaning for me – a birthday for Earth and a call to action to do what we can to protect it.

Reducing Plastic Waste and COVID-19

March 31, 2020

Across the country and the world, we are all struggling to cope with the new reality that is COVID-19.

Dripping spiggot

Groundwater Rules!

March 27, 2020

With all that’s happening right now, it can be difficult to pay attention to  anything other than the news of the day.

CA Lagging Behind on PFAS, But Has the Chance to Do it Right

February 18, 2020

Joint Post with Anna Reade, Staff Scientist with Natural Resources Defense Council

Water tank in Kern County. Credit: Andrew Grinberg / Clean Water Action

Protecting Californians from Oil and Gas Production

February 3, 2020

More than 5 million Californians live near oil and gas production. In Kern County, oil production is wedged between homes and looms over schools and playground. Our communities are under a haze of contaminants due to the gargantuan fields of oil and gas wells bordering towns and scattered along our roads.