New Jersey

New Jersey Offices +

198 Brighton Avenue
Long Branch, NJ 07740
732-963-9714
732-963-9876
559 Bloomfield Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042
973.744.3005
973.744.3069

Follow Us

MA_EJ Video Story.jpg

Tell Us Your Environmental Justice Story NJ

We want to hear your story. Make a quick video on your phone to lift up environmental justice. Please email us the video or post it online with the tag “#EJ4NJ” and "#EnvironmentalJustice" If you need some tips, we have a brief guide here

Working from Home Image_Adobe Spark.jpg

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!

For the Many Logo

Act Now: A Recovery for the Many

Urge NJ legislators to support a pandemic response that puts the interests of our communities first and avoids harmful cuts to public services that New Jersey families rely on.

Solar Panel Image. Source_Jersey Renews

Take Action For a Resilient, Equitable, Renewable NJ

Governor Murphy’s New Jersey Clean Energy Equity Act is a first step toward a renewable energy future in New Jersey, but we must be explicit and deliberate in ensuring that all New Jerseyans benefit from a clean energy future.

Paper-or-Plastic-000002481253_Large_Rhode Island.jpg

Take Action: Ban Plastic Bags in NJ

Ask NJ Legislative Leaders for a ban on single-use plastics.

 

offshore wind turbines / photo: istock.com

Empower NJ: No Fossil Fuel Projects

We've launched a bold new campaign called Empower NJ: No Fossil Fuel Projects.  Join us as we call on Governor Murphy to lead on climate by enacting an emergency moratorium on all fossil fuel projects and a rapid and fair transition to 100% clean renewables.

From We All Live Downstream

MA_asthma_canva.png

#LetUsBreatheNJ - Call to Action

May 13, 2020

Clean Water Action joined the Moving Forward Network in holding a World Asthma Day Virtual Town Hall featuring elected officials, health professionals and grassroots leaders working on the front lines to address the root cause in “asthma hotspots” like Newark, Elizabeth, Camden, California as well as state legislators promoting environmental justice legislation. Watch here.

NJ_Food Waste Source: Canva

Giving Food Waste a Second Life

May 4, 2020

Amidst this time of hardship and uncertainty, we bring you some good news: Governor Murphy has signed a food waste recycling mandate (A2371/S865) that will help keep food waste out of landfills and implement more sustainable practices.