Communities In Action

Boston Zero Waste Task Force Calls on new Mayor to Adopt Better Reduce, Reuse, Recycling Policies

Zero Waste is the key to good jobs and a green economy.

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Call to Action: Tell NStar’s CEO Tom May to Stop Toxic Pesticide Spraying!

Proposed spraying to control trees and brush beneath power lines.

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Victory: Vermont Yankee Announces Closure!

Dedication pays off.

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Environmental Justice Groups Cry Foul on PSEG’s Coal

The Bridgeport coal-fired power plant is among the top ten worst environmental justice offending coal plants in the nation.

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South Coast Alliance for a Cleaner Tomorrow organizes against toxic landfill capping plan:

Permit denied by Conservation Commission

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Bridgeport, Ct: Healthy Ct Alliance Turns up the Heat

Work continues to shut down New England's last coal plants

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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


Activists and Experts Gather to Discuss Dangers of the Pilgrim Power Plant

Community Calls for Removal of the Plant Due to Safety Concerns

Task Force Calls Zero Waste Key to Good Jobs, Green Economy

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Sunday, March 2nd

Redevelopment of Coal Plant Site is Hot Topic at Healthy CT Alliance Forum

Report Confirms It's Time to Plan for Closure of Bridgeport Harbor Station, Say Regional Experts

Brayton Point coal-fired power plant announces retirement