pollution

Tens of thousands of you have spoken out — and now Netflix and Target are taking action for a cleaner, greener world. Read more in our latest campaign update. Campaign Update: Greening NetflixOnline video streaming uses a tremendous amount of energy. And, depending on the source of that energy, it can have a major impact on the air we breathe, water we […]
A forest stream (Photo: Nathan Anderson, Unsplash)

The Trump administration is working to reverse the Clean Water Rule, which would protect the drinking water of millions. You can help stop them.I’ll admit it. I’ve taken an embarrassing selfie or two in my day. Chances are, you may have too.But there’s one selfie I definitely don’t mind sharing — the picture I took this week as part of […]

We’ve teamed up with Food Water Watch Ohio and the Humane Society of the United States to offer some common-sense strategies to clean up lake Erie by addressing the manure and fertilizer that cause toxic algae blooms. But we need your help to make sure local politicians feel the pressure to act. Click here to submit a letter responding to the […]

Wonderful. If pollution is not going to cook us, it's going to give us cancer.  This from an international study that found there were 223,000 deaths worldwide in 2010 from lung cancer caused by breathing air pollution. The World Health Organization’s cancer agency, the International Agency for Research on Cancer, issued a statement Thursday after a week of meetings by experts reviewing […]

Environmental Action staff from across the country just went to DC to deliver a petition you signed asking Congress to ban fracking.  We didn't go alone – in addition to a dozen staff and thousands of your signatures, we brought a bottle of 'fracked up water' from a member in PA and delivered it to the front door of the […]