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How the “Syn-Turf” Industry Pulled the Wool over the Public’s Eyes on Crumb Rubber

January 31, 2018

This guest blog by Louis W. Burch, CT Program Director, Citizens Campaign for the Environment, covers the health risks from exposure to recycled tire rubber.

Capitol Dome in Annapolis, view of the Bay. Photo credit: Sean Pavone / Shutterstock

2017 Legislative Preview

November 30, 2016

In Maryland, the General Assembly meets every year for ninety days, from January to April. During this time, the State’s legislators introduce legislation on a variety of issues and must work together to pass a budget for the year ahead. With the 2017 Maryland General Assembly Session quickly approaching, Clean Water Action is putting together an ambitious plan to advocate for important legislation that will protect and preserve the environment. Here is a quick overview: