New Jersey Blog Posts

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The Truth About Pesticides

July 30, 2019

We all want clean water and a healthy environment for our families, but may not realize the hidden dangers lurking in pesticide-treated lawns.

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Putting Environmental Justice First: Clean Water Action's Kim Gaddy Joins Historic Summit at U.S. Capitol

June 26, 2019

All Americans deserve to live in healthy environments, free from pollution and toxic waste.

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Why New Jersey Needs a Bag Ban Now

March 27, 2019

The great state of New Jersey has a chance to make a huge splash in the fight to save our oceans from plastic pollution.

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A Call to Action: We Can Take Back the Tap, One Municipality at a Time!

March 18, 2019

Older cities and towns throughout New Jersey and the nation are facing a public health crisis - lead in drinking water.

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13 Gas Projects Undermine Murphy Energy Plan, Threaten Climate Catastrophe

February 13, 2019

Today, Empower NJ released a new report​ documenting the devastating climate impacts of 13 fossil fuel projects in New Jersey.