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NJ: Recycled Content Victory Vote Image

Bill to Increase Post-Consumer Recycled Content for Plastics Passes!

Bill will make NJ the East Coast leader & reduce virgin plastic use; Gov. Murphy has 7 days to act.

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New Jersey Currents | Fall 2021

Check out the latest and greatest news from New Jersey in the latest issue of New Jersey Currents!

50% Emission Cuts by 2030 is the New Policy; NJ Must Put into Practice

Clean Water Action organizers were on hand to celebrate Governor Murphy’s announcement that he is issuing an Executive Order to reduce New Jersey’s greenhouse gas emissions to 50% of their 2006 levels by the year 2030. The announcement took place with a backdrop of construction vehicles as workers continued to install the nation’s largest solar farm on reclaimed landfill.

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NJ Legislative Scorecard 2021

The PDF icon New Jersey Legislative Scorecard 2020-2021 details the environmental voting records of every legislator and the behind the scenes leadership of this session’s environmental champions from the 2019 lame duck session through September 2021. 
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Let's protect the Delaware River watershed from ALL fracking activities!

The Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC), a regional governing body that protects the health and safety of the Delaware River Watershed, is made up of the four governors of New York, New Jersey,

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New Jersey Digital Events & Actions

Here are some resources and online events we’ve hosted over the last few weeks. The work for a clean, just, and healthy environment never stops - so please check back regularly for updates!

From We All Live Downstream

NJ's new straw policy is in effect!

November 9, 2021

Last year we celebrated as New Jersey passed into law one of the strongest bans on single-use disposables in the country (P.L. 2020, c. 117).

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Testimony Opposing "Chemical Recycling" A5803

June 14, 2021

Statement by Maura Toomey, Zero Waste Organizer for Clean Water Action before the Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee Opposing A5803

June 14, 2021