Clean Water Action Massachusetts actively campaigns for clean, green energy; green jobs; responsible recycling; safe cosmetics; toxics prevention and protection of our water resources.
Clean Water Action is an organization of 1.2 million members working to empower people to take action to protect America's waters, build healthy communities and to make democracy work for all of us. For 40 years Clean Water Action has succeeded in winning some of the nation's most important environmental protections through grassroots organizing, expert policy research and political advocacy focused on holding elected officials accountable to the public.
Based in Boston, Clean Water Action MA works tightly with community groups, allied organizations, and public officials statewide. It also operates a canvassing office out of Northampton and collaborates closely with the Providence, RI canvass.
Want some campaign details? Clean Water MA is:
a founding member of the Alliance for a Healthy Tomorrow (AHT), a coalition of citizens, scientists, health professionals, workers, and educators seeking preventive action on toxic hazards. Our goal is to correct fundamental flaws in government policies that allow harm to our health and environment.
active in the national Campaign for Safe Cosmetics (AHT and Clean Water Fund - Founding Members), a national coalition of nonprofit health and environmental organizations working to ensure access to safer personal care products and smarter laws governing cosmetic safety.
a steering committee member of Don't Waste Massachusetts (DWM), an alliance of groups, businesses, and individuals calling for more waste reduction programs rather than more disposal capacity.
a steering committee member of the Green Justice Coalition (GJC), a partnership of community groups, labor unions, environmental organizations and other allied organizations to build a broad-based constituency in support of a sustainable, equitable, and clean energy economy in Massachusetts.
a steering committee member of the Massachusetts Diesel Coalition, a partner of the national Diesel Clean-Up Campaign fighting to reduce diesel pollution.
active in stewardship of Massachusetts Water Resources, through the Safe Drinking Water Advisory Committee, the Water Management Act Advisory Committee, the Governor's Water Infrastructure Finance Commission.
H20, Clean Energy, Safe Cosmetics, Green Justice, Green Jobs, Diesel-Free Construction