Communities In Action

Gardeners Beware

Your favorite flower might be hiding a dirty secret. Neonicotinoids, a highly toxic class of pesticide, are widely used on plants by major retailers like Ace Hardware and Walmart. These pesticides are responsible for killing millions of bees and can have a devastating effect on human health.
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Toxics Action Center is hiring!

We’re looking for people to join our team of organizers across New England
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Tell Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, we won’t pay for pipelines!

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Our 2014 Annual Report is Here!

Read all about incredible citizen organizing across New England
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Problems and Solutions

Since 1987, Toxics Action Center organizers have worked side by side with more than 625 communities across New England to clean up hazardous waste sites, reduce industrial pollution, curb pesticide use, ensure healthy land use, replace dangerous chemicals with safer alternatives, and oppose dangerous waste, energy, and industrial facilities. We work on issues where environmental pollution threatens our health. Read more


Mass Power Forward Coalition Mobilizes en Masse for Major Energy Hearing

Report Shows Dorchester and Roxbury Key for Improving Boston’s Recycling Rate

Boston Recycling Coalition Presents Survey Results to City Council, Calls for Zero Waste Planning

100+ Environmental Organizations, Faith & Economic Justice Groups and Small Businesses Launch Coordinated Campaign to Fight for Clean Energy

Simultaneous Press Conferences in Weymouth, Boston, Holyoke, Pittsfield, West Peabody and Fall River

Report Released Documenting Marine Destruction and Pollution of Cape Cod Bay by Entergy’s Pilgrim Nuclear

Regulators should terminate Pilgrim’s Clean Water Act permit

47 Groups Sponsor Rally Outside Governors’ Energy Summit - Call for Renewable Energy Future

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