clean water

Colorado Lags in Controlling Forever Chemicals

For Immediate Release: Thursday, December 19, 2019 Contact: Chandra Rosenthal (303) 898-0798; Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Colorado Lags in Controlling Forever Chemicals Dangerous Levels of PFAS in Drinking Water Without Enforceable Limits Denver — Colorado residents...

Massachusetts Issues Permit for PFAS It Is Fighting

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Contact: Kyla Bennett (508) 230-9933; Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Big Discharge Slated for Merrimack River – Water Source for Half-Million Washington, DC — The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is spending millions to...

Forever Chemical Requires Cradle-to-Grave Approach

For Immediate Release: Sep 19, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 To Stem Exponential Spread All PFAS Chains Must Be Classified Hazardous Washington, DC — The absence of any federal standards for tracking and managing wastes contaminated with per-and...
South Dakota Ground Zero for Trump Water Rollbacks

South Dakota Ground Zero for Trump Water Rollbacks

For Immediate Release: Aug 20, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 State’s Drinking Water, Flood Control, and Wildlife Habitat at High Risk Washington, DC — The Mount Rushmore State will suffer devastating impacts if Trump’s plans to roll back Clean Water Act...

Arid New Mexico To Get Much Drier Under Trump Plan

For Immediate Release: Aug 05, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Virtually All Rivers and Streams, Many Wetlands to Lose Legal Protection Washington, DC — Precisely because New Mexico is so arid it can ill afford to lose the waters targeted by the Trump plan...